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Sunday, April 30
Well, win the opportunity to earn one, anyway. Lake Forest Graduate School of Management is running an essay contest, and the payoff for 50 contestants is a scholarship to its executive MBA program. The catch? You have to have been laid off since Oct. 31, 2009. See the site for other stipulations.