Current College Student Scholarships
Sep29

Current College Student Scholarships

by Monica Matthews, Scholarship Editor  In last week’s tip, I shared how scholarships are not just for high school students, but also for current college students. (Read that post here.) This week, as promised, I share how to find current college student scholarships. Students can win scholarships all through their college career and here are several methods of finding them: • Visiting the website of their college • Stopping by their...

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Scholarship Mom Tip:  Keep Applying All Through College
Sep22

Scholarship Mom Tip: Keep Applying All Through College

Searching and applying for college scholarships absolutely should not stop once a student is admitted into and starts attending college. There are scholarship opportunities galore for current college students.

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College Scholarship Essays Should Actually Be ‘Clickbait’
Sep15

College Scholarship Essays Should Actually Be ‘Clickbait’

by Monica Matthews, Scholarship Editor Do you ever scan a headline and there is just something about it that makes you want to read the article it represents? Newspaper reporters are savvy at creating titles for their articles that entice readers to want to know more and compel them to pick up and read or click into online. It may be a certain word or mysterious phrase that catches the reader’s eye, but whatever it is, if the article...

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September Scholarships to Kick Off the School Year
Sep09

September Scholarships to Kick Off the School Year

by Monica Matthews, Scholarship Editor School has started everywhere and for college-bound students and their parents, finding creative ways to pay for higher education can be a challenge. You can get your scholarship planning started off with the new school year now, before the rush! Here are three September scholarships you can apply for now to kick off the school year right: Vitality Medical Disability Scholarship  Deadline:...

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Scholarship Mom Tip #192: Take a Student Interest Inventory
Sep02

Scholarship Mom Tip #192: Take a Student Interest Inventory

Before doing a scholarship search, it is very helpful to sit down with them and begin taking an inventory of their interests, hobbies, strengths, and possible career paths.

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Scholarship Mom Tip #191: Quick Easy Scholarships Don’t Always Pay Off
Aug25

Scholarship Mom Tip #191: Quick Easy Scholarships Don’t Always Pay Off

Out of the hundreds of posts on my scholarship blog, do you know what is the most searched for term and overwhelmingly popular post? QUICK EASY SCHOLARSHIPS.

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