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Sallie Mae today announced it has earned awards for several college planning and financial literacy campaigns and for the company’s Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program. The company received seven Hermes Creative Awards, which recognize excellence in traditional and emerging media.
Sallie Mae® (SLM) – Graduation season is here, and thousands of college grads across the country are turning their tassels and looking to what’s next. For an increasing number of students, this means planning for their next degree: 64% believe a graduate degree is the new minimum standard level of education for any professional occupation, according to How America Pays for Graduate School, Sallie Mae and Ipsos’ national research study. In response to the growing need to finance this next step, Sallie Mae offers six distinct graduate student loan products that were co-created with graduate students, uniquely designed to responsibly assist in paying for their advanced education.
May 29 is “National 529 College Savings Plan Day,” the perfect opportunity to start mapping out your plan to save for college. Unfortunately, there are many misperceptions about 529 plans, how they work, and how to qualify. In fact, according to “How America Saves for College,” fewer than one-third of families are using 529 plans to save for college.
Sallie Mae announced a $24,000 contribution from the company’s charitable arm, The Sallie Mae Fund, to support the Food Bank of Delaware. The grant will assist local students through the Food Bank’s workforce development initiative, Delaware Food Works, which offers programs in food service, warehousing, and agriculture. “The Food Bank of Delaware facilitates long-term solutions to the problems of hunger and poverty through community education and advocacy,” said Patricia Dobbe Beebe, president and chief executive officer, Food Bank of Delaware.
Four inspirational graduate school students were each awarded a $20,000 Bridging the Dream Scholarship from Sallie Mae. The four students, who assumed they were only finalists for the scholarship, were surprised yesterday by the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Donna Vieira, during her presentation at the Association of National Advertisers’ (ANA) Brand Activation Marketing Conference. “The ANA Conference provided the perfect backdrop to share how Sallie Mae’s brand is evolving, and created an opportunity to put those words into action with our surprise scholarship announcement,” said Donna Vieira, executive vice president and chief marketing officer, Sallie Mae.
May is officially graduation season for college students, marking that pivotal transition from academia to adulthood. Navigating what’s next often includes finding a job, deciding where to live, and preparing for other responsibilities like paying back student loans. Sallie Mae has tools and resources to help recent graduates get on the right track.
Sallie Mae (SLM) today introduced a new brand experience and identity as it evolves to meet the growing needs of its customers. The new brand, to be implemented over the next year, coincides with Sallie Mae’s five-year anniversary as a standalone bank. The company’s next chapter acknowledges the company’s history of helping students and families make college happen, and ushers in Sallie Mae’s customer-centric vision that will extend beyond education.
Millions of high school seniors are gearing up for National Decision Day, or College Signing Day, on May 1, the date for that all-important decision on where to attend college. Continue to apply for college scholarships. The search for scholarships doesn’t end after being accepted, or committed, to a school.
Sallie Mae , formally SLM Corporation, today announced a 2019 second-quarter dividend on its Preferred Stock Series B of $1.1265978 per share. The company also announced a 2019 second-quarter dividend on its common stock of $0.03 per share.
Young adults feel confident in their money management skills and demonstrate responsibility by paying bills on time, tracking their spending, and not spending more than they have, according to “Majoring in Money 2019,” the latest report from Sallie Mae and Ipsos. “Majoring in Money 2019” examines the financial skills of three groups: college students, college graduates, and non-completers, those who began their college studies but left school without obtaining a degree. College graduates are the most confident, with 71% rating their money management skills as good or excellent, while 59% of college students rate themselves the same way.
The Wisconsin Governor’s Council on Financial Literacy has selected Sallie Mae as a recipient of the Governor’s Financial Literacy Award for the Bridging the Dream Tour Starring Dee-1. The award recognizes individuals and organizations for excellence in promoting financial literacy among Wisconsin residents. Governor Tony Evers and First Lady Kathy Evers presented the award during a recent ceremony at the State Capitol in Madison.
Sallie Mae , formally SLM Corporation, today announced the appointment of Mark Lavelle to its board of directors, effective April 1, 2019.
Sallie Mae , formally SLM Corporation, today announced its 2019 annual meeting of stockholders will take place on June 20, 2019, at 11 a.m. EDT. The annual meeting will be held at the company’s corporate headquarters at 300 Continental Drive, Newark, Delaware, and will be open to stockholders of record as of the close of business on April 23, 2019.
College-bound students who filled out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are faced with their next homework assignment: comparing financial aid award letters from colleges and universities. When comparing these award letters, or the breakdown of a school’s personalized financial aid offer for an accepted student, students may notice a difference in formats and terminology. To help, Sallie Mae has tips for students and families on how to best review, compare, and evaluate financial aid offers.
For those future doctors who may be relocating for their residency and need assistance paying for it, Sallie Mae offers a Medical Residency and Relocation Loan. Available to students in their final year of medical, dental, podiatry, or veterinary school, Sallie Mae’s Medical Residency and Relocation Loan can be used to help pay for travel, moving, board examinations, and other residency-related expenses that may not be covered by federal student loan programs. There are no origination fees, disbursement fees, or prepayment penalties.
It’s tax season and whether you are an undergraduate, graduate student, taking professional degree courses, or a parent, you may be eligible for one or more higher education tax credits and deductions. Sallie Mae, the nation’s saving, planning, and paying for college company, has tips to help families understand and take advantage of these sometimes-overlooked benefits. “Higher education tax deductions and credits are an effective way to reduce your college costs,” said Martha Holler, senior vice president, Sallie Mae.
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Sallie Mae, the nation’s saving, planning, and paying for college company, is reminding families that there is still time to win $500 toward any savings goal this ‘America Saves Week’ through SmartyPig’s America Saves Week Sweepstakes. To help kick off its sweepstakes, SmartyPig, Sallie Mae’s online, goal-based, high-yield savings account will raise its savings rates to 1.80 percent annual percentage yield (APY). Individuals who open a new SmartyPig account and set up a recurring deposit into a new goal, or current SmartyPig customers who set up a new recurring deposit into any goal, during “America Saves Week” (Feb. 25 – March 2) are entered automatically to win.
Only one week remains for current and prospective graduate school students to apply for the $20,000 Bridging the Dream Scholarships for Graduate Students from Sallie Mae, the nation’s saving, planning, and paying for college company. Students can apply by creatively describing their unique journey to graduate school, who or what influenced them to pursue an advanced degree, and what they hope to accomplish with it, at SallieMae.com/BridgingTheDreamGrad. “When we met last year’s scholarship recipients, we were blown away by their tenacity, perseverance, and vision of how they want to create a life that will better themselves, their families, and their communities,” said Martha Holler, senior vice president, Sallie Mae.
Ardavia Lee, a senior at Saint Elizabeth High School, was surprised with a $25,000 Bridging the Dream Scholarship from Delaware-headquartered Sallie Mae, the nation’s saving, planning, and paying for college company. Lee, who assumed she was only a finalist for the scholarship, was revealed as the winner during an event at the Chase Center in front of her family, members of the Wilmington Fire Department, elected and community leaders, previous scholarship recipients, and hundreds of Sallie Mae employees.