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One Man Earned $1.3 Million in Scholarships

14 November

Christopher Gray, an African-American from Birmingham, Alabama, has earned more than $1.3 million in scholarships along and he’s dedicating his life to helping students do the same. Gray attributes sites like to paving the way to helping connect people and scholarships.

Christopher was born to a single mother in Birmingham so he knows a thing or two about struggle. He didn’t have a computer at home so he would go to the library and search for scholarships. With only a 30 minute time limit at the library, he would diligently take that time to search for scholarships for African-Americans like himself.

“I was helping people with different demographics, with different races, different economic backgrounds. And it became hard to find scholarships for all of these different sorts of people,” he told

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