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The Middle Class Scholarship (MCS):
Is a program that provides undergraduate students with family incomes up to $150,000 and a maximum annual household asset amount of $150,000, a scholarship to attend University of California (UC) or California State University (CSU) campuses ...Read More!

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High schools active in the Challenge had an average FAFSA completion rate of 78%. This means that more than 13,000 seniors in the Challenge completed their FAFSA or California Dream Act application!
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