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The Board of Selectmen will award up to six $500 scholarships to Upton students who demonstrate a need and intend to pursue further education in a municipal or public-service field, or who identify past involvement in public service activities.
Scholarships are for graduating high school seniors who are pursuing further education in resource conservation, environmental sciences or agriculture.
The scholarships are directed to students at the Medina County Career Center, students at Wadsworth High School enrolled in a Four Cities Vocational Compact program or a home schooler planning on pursuing further education in a career tech field.
More than 66 percent of young adults on the spectrum do not secure a job or enroll in further education during the first two years after high school.
In addition, Hov's philanthropic work has been highly documented through his Shawn Carter Foundation, which works to further education for those with socio-economic hardships.
Money raised will go to furthering education and careers of chefs through the foundation.
Median pay for all high-school graduates without further education, meanwhile, has hovered around $30,000 over the past several years, according to the National Center for Education.
The assumption about the college-for-all movement over the last few decades has been that everyone needs a four-year degree rather than everyone needs further education after high school.
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FURTHER EDUCATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of further education for English Language Learners
: courses of study for adults
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