strive for

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strive for something

to try to obtain or bring about something. I am striving for the best possible result. Mary strives for perfection in everything she does.
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8220;We are thrilled to be a part of the STRIVE for the Future program and grateful to have the opportunity to further our efforts for our local youth,” said Robert Coleman, executive director, Second Chance.
Native American students face unique challenges during the college application process," founder of Strive for College Michael J.
We not only strive to produce quality products, we strive for excellence in service too.
3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Strive for College this week announced a new partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies, The College Board, America Achieves and College Advising Corps to increase the number of high-achieving, lower-income students who apply to and graduate from selective colleges and universities.
In the desert of world politics, the few genuine, tested, stable democracies add up to an oasis, and the Skirball, as I envisage its role, the story it tells in its exhibits and programs, must bear testimony to that oasis and strive for its expansion.
After all these needs are satisfied, people strive for self-actualization, which is "the desire to become more and more what one is, to become everything that one is capable of becoming.
This year Strive For A Safer Drive (S4SD) is expanding to 20 eligible counties including Allegan, Berrien, Eaton, Genesee, Ingham, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Kent, Lapeer, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Muskegon, Oakland, Ottawa, Saginaw, St.
Limited capital, uncertainty of incremental demand and ambiguity clouding the return on investment delayed the initial decision to increase production capacity; however, positive signals on CNT adoption from various application segments are encouraging companies to strive for refinement in manufacturing processes and maximize their production yields," explains Frost & Sullivan Senior Research Analyst Deepa Doraiswamy.
com is part of the ongoing environmental commitment that we strive for in our daily work," said Cynthia Evans, Xcel Energy Colorado state vice president.
NYSE:ODP) have joined together to launch the first annual "Perfect Attendance" program, which is aimed at providing fifth grade students with an incentive to not only stay in school, but strive for attaining perfect attendance.
Pella continues to strive for a balance between the best interest of our customers, employees and shareholders, and has done so with outstanding results," he said.
We look forward to working with ING Pilgrim's team of investment professionals to strive for the best possible returns for investors.
As designers strive for higher performance and networking bandwidth, system interface standards are significantly affecting the development of system architectures," said Babak Hedayati, senior director of Product Marketing Solutions at Xilinx.
The mission is to continuously strive for technological advancement, product quality, and customer satisfaction.