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Colorado Pizza Math

Middle school students in south east Colorado have taken up the challenge to try and win free pizza by taking an online math quiz.  Pizza Math Friday is one of the ongoing math projects developed by the Common Knowledge Scholarhsip Foundation to help schools practice and pass the math portion of the Common Core Standards.

CKSF Goes Academic

CKSF is going academic. Based on a survey of CKSF participants by a team of UPenn Wharton students, CKSF’s high school participants would like to see more academic scholarship quizzes. So beginning in the fall of 2015, CKSF will offer a series of high school scholarships based on college prep courses starting with biology and…
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Spring 2015 Festivus Scholarship Winner

The Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation is known for their wide variety of scholarships for high school and college students. Although many people may not be aware of this, CKSF also offers scholarship quizzes for people who are not in school, specifically the Festivus Scholarship. The Festivus scholarship was created for those who are out of…
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CKSF Ambassadors Apply Their Skills

In June of 2014, R. McKinley volunteered to be a CKSF ambassador for the National Auto Math Challenge. As an ambassador she helped to write and review quiz questions as well as promote the online math quiz competition. When she is not helping promote Common Knowledge Scholarships she is engaged at the “The Oregon Optimist,” an…
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Student Loans: The Ultimate Catch-22

Well, it’s that time of the year again. You’ve probably sent your children off to class in the fall and what do you get in return? The inevitable reminder that you are now in debt thanks to the tuition bill. I mean sure, there’s financial aid out there, such as internal and external scholarships, and…
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