When searching for scholarships, you’re bound to run across some that are a better fit in a year or two. It’s okay to save some scholarships for later.
Sometimes, the answer is simple. How do you find scholarships? Ask!
Students can use social media to their advantage by sharing their hard work, community service, and desire to get into college, as well as win scholarships — but check your online self! A little spring cleaning may be in order.
Read this great tip for volunteer/community service experience for high school seniors.
It is easy for students to get overwhelmed with a stack of college scholarship applications and essays that they are expected to complete within a certain period of time. Ease their minds and break down each application into small, do-able steps, each with their own deadlines. The application can be filled out one day, the essay written over the weekend, the required materials obtained in batches (don’t just ask for one copy of...
— Think high SAT/ACT test scores win scholarships? Not always — there’s more than a perfect score!