Ace Scholarship raises $2.6 Million - KULR-8 Television, Billings, MT

Ace Scholarship raises $2.6 Million

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Organizers with the Ace Scholarship program believe every Montanan deserves a quality education, which is why they raised $2.6 million for low and moderate income Native American families.

The program provides students with better tools and education opportunities, including up to 50% of private school tuition.

In 2012, Ace was able to provide scholarships to 520 children in 47 private schools across the state.

They increased assistance to 650 students for 2013, including $100,000 in funding for Native American schools.

This year's goal is 700 students, and organizers also said that they hope to increase the number each year.

For more information on the program click on Connections.