full scholarship


: an amount of money that is given by a school, an organization, etc., to a student and that pays all of a student's tuition
attending college on a full scholarship

Examples of full scholarship in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Bakersfield native earned a full scholarship to San Diego State University as a football player. George Varga, San Diego Union-Tribune, 26 May 2024 Carter got into his dream school, the University of Maryland, College Park, with a full scholarship, including tuition, meals, and accommodation. Liz Willen, Gail Cornwall, Matt Krupnick, Kavitha Cardoza, Ariel Gilreath, The Christian Science Monitor, 22 May 2024 As the winner, Schmidt will travel to Nashville on a full scholarship in June for the Country Music Hall of Fame’s Summer Songwriting Camp, which hosts more than 10,000 aspiring songwriters ages 11-18 annually. Macklin Caruso, Twin Cities, 17 May 2024 That phone call came after the invitation to the Olympic Trials, and as Brown had a full scholarship to compete in track and field at Long Island University — but racing in a form of motorsports was truly Brown’s dream. Shane Connuck, Charlotte Observer, 25 Apr. 2024 Wesleyan University accepted him to its music department's master's program with a full scholarship. Ari Shapiro, NPR, 16 Apr. 2024 Originally committed to the University of Arkansas with a full scholarship, Price chose instead to be part of Fisk and inspire future generations. Analisa Novak, CBS News, 15 Apr. 2024 Holloway, who had a full scholarship to the University of Alabama, was last seen leaving in a car with van der Sloot and two of his friends. Kalia Richardson, Rolling Stone, 1 Mar. 2024 The Eastern Michigan University offensive lineman, who made it onto the team as a walk-on in 2019 and has worked odd jobs throughout college, was surprised with a full scholarship, after teammate Brian Dooley gave up his own free ride. Anna Lazarus Caplan, Peoplemag, 9 Aug. 2023

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“Full scholarship.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/full%20scholarship. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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