Scholarship Mom Tips Digest

Fotolia_6005398_XSScholarship tips published on Smart College Visit: 

  1. Your Email Address Matters
  2. The Earlier, The Better
  3. Do Not TXT (R U Text-Typin?)
  4. Change the Deadline!
  5. Look Off-line
  6. Look Local
  7. You May Be Needy (You Need to Know about Need-Based Scholarships)
  8. Avoid Late Night Submissions
  9. Win with a Hook
  10. Search Smart
  11. Remember the 5 P’s (Prior Preparation Prevents Poor Performance!)


MonicaMonica Matthews is our favorite scholarship mom! After helping her son win $100,000 in scholarships for his college education, she founded to share what she learned along the way and now she’s sharing her tips with SmartCollegeVisit!

Z. Kelly Queijo

Author: Z. Kelly Queijo

Kelly is founder of Smart College Visit and Smart College Consulting. When she's not creating content for the blog or clients, tweeting, or hosting #CampusChat, she's planning her next mobile move.

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