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Pittsburgh Promise touts its 10,000th scholarship

Just over 10,000 local high school graduates have received the Pittsburgh Promise scholarship, a milestone that the organization touts as a sign of success in keeping young people in the region. The scholarship fund picks up the tuition, fees, and room and board bills, up to $5,000 per year after all other scholarships and grants have been exhausted, for eligible Pittsburgh Public Schools graduates who attend college or trade school in Pennsylvania. 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette