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Columbus, GA Area Scholarships

Columbus is a city in and the county seat of Muscogee County, Georgia, United States, with which it is consolidated. According to the most recent U.S. Census estimates, the city has a population of 194,107, while the larger Columbus-Phenix City Metropolitan Area counts 310,531. It joins with the nearby Alabama cities of Auburn and Opelika to form the Columbus-Auburn-Opelika Combined Statistical Area, which had a 2012 population of 491,852. Situated at the heart of the Chattahoochee Valley, Columbus is the third largest city and fourth largest metropolitan area in the state.

Columbus lies 100 miles (160 km) south of Atlanta. Fort Benning, a major employer, is located south of the city in Chattahoochee County. The city is home to museums and other tourism sites. The area is served by the Columbus Airport. The current mayor is Teresa Tomlinson, who was elected in November 2010. The city was ranked number 4 on the 100 Best U.S. Cities to live by Best Life Magazine.

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Columbus, GA Area Scholarships

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Julian and Jan Hester Memorial Scholarship

Community Bankers Association of Georgia

$1,000 April 05, 2019 See Details

Julian and Jan Hester Memorial Scholarship

Community Bankers Association of Georgia

award

$1,000

deadline

April 05, 2019
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Otis A. Brumby Jr. Scholarship

Georgia Press Foundation

Varies March 01, 2019 See Details

Otis A. Brumby Jr. Scholarship

Georgia Press Foundation

award

Varies

deadline

March 01, 2019
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Morris Newspaper Corporation Scholarship

Georgia Press Foundation

Varies March 01, 2019 See Details

Morris Newspaper Corporation Scholarship

Georgia Press Foundation

award

Varies

deadline

March 01, 2019
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Durwood McAlister Scholarship

Georgia Press Foundation

Varies March 01, 2019 See Details

Durwood McAlister Scholarship

Georgia Press Foundation

award

Varies

deadline

March 01, 2019
See Details

Schools in and around Columbus, GA

Columbus State University
Four or more years; Public; $12,410 average out-state tuition; $3,251 average in-state tuition
Columbus Technical College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $3,600 average out-state tuition; $1,800 average in-state tuition
University of Phoenix-Columbus Georgia Campus
Four or more years; Private for profit; $10,421 average out-state tuition; $10,421 average in-state tuition
Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $5,472 average out-state tuition; $5,472 average in-state tuition
Miller-Motte Technical College-Columbus
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit; $9,000 average out-state tuition; $9,000 average in-state tuition
Rivertown School of Beauty Barber Skin Care and Nails
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Southeastern Beauty School-Columbus Midtown
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit