Alabama college financial aid http://apr.org en Alabama Treasurer Announces Scholarship Program http://apr.org/post/alabama-treasurer-announces-scholarship-program <DIV> <P>State Treasurer Young Boozer has announced a new state scholarship program that's aimed at Alabama students who are often overlooked for financial assistance.</P> <P>Boozer said the new CollegeCounts Scholarship program is for Alabama students who make an ACT score of 26 or below, have a minimum grade point average of 2.75, and demonstrate financial need. It will provide a one-time award of $4,000 for a student enrolling in a four-year college and $2,000 for a student enrolling in a two-year college. Eligible students may apply online from Jan. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 11:44:16 +0000 The Associated Press 21265 at http://apr.org Alabama Treasurer Announces Scholarship Program