SALT offers students opportunity to win book scholarship

November 25, 2013

St. Charles Community College students can win a book scholarship through SALT while becoming financially savvy from educational resources and tips on spending, saving and borrowing. Entry deadlines have been extended to Jan. 13 and July 1, 2014.

SALT is a nonprofit-backed resource aimed to help students to take control of their finances and student loans, and the services it provides are free to SCC students and alumni. 

In order to be entered in the book scholarship drawing, students should follow three easy steps:

  1. Sign up for a free SALT membership via
  2. Complete a “Get Money Smart” module at
  3. Print your “Certificate of Completion” and return it to ADM 1113 to enter the drawing.

Drawings will be held shortly after the submission deadlines. Each semester, prizes include six $50 book scholarships and two $100 scholarships. Students can complete multiple modules for more chances to win. The scholarships are only valid at the SCC Bookstore.

Submissions must be made by Jan. 13 in order to qualify for the spring scholarships. The extended deadline for fall 2014 scholarships is July 1. 

For more information, contact Abby Vernon, student loan coordinator, at 636-922-8586.

St. Charles Community College is a public, comprehensive two-year community college with associate degrees and certificate programs in the arts, business, sciences and career-technical fields. SCC provides workforce training and community-based personal and professional development as well as cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities. For more information, visit

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