Tag: applying for scholarships

10 Tips to Help You Write a Winning Scholarship Essay

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Scholarship Strategist and Author

It's worth it to put in the extra effort and apply to scholarships that require essays. Learn how to write those essays with ease using these 10 tips. read more

Ultimate Scholarship Guide: How to Apply and Win

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Director of Communications, Commonwealth School

The final installment of a three-part series all about scholarships! This time we're talking scholarship applications, plus tricks to help you win more. read more

Ultimate Scholarship Guide: Searching for Scholarships

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Director of Communications, Commonwealth School

The second installment of a three-part series all about scholarships! Next up: how, when, and where to search for awards. read more

Ultimate Scholarship Guide: How Scholarships Work

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Director of Communications, Commonwealth School

The first installment of a three-part series all about scholarships! First up: what are scholarships and how do they work? read more

How to Pay for College Without Paying for College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

College is expensive, and there's no way around it. But there's an easy way to manage the ever-rising cost without taking out hefty loans: scholarships read more

How to Apply for Scholarships the Right Way

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Applying for scholarships can be monotonous, but these seven tips can get you on the right track to winning more money for college. read more

How to Improve Your Scholarship Applications

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're going to go off to college with some scholarship money in your pocket, you need to have the best application possible. Here's how to improve them! read more

When Can I Start Applying for Scholarships?

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Knowing the right time to apply for scholarships is important to future college success. (Hint: There's never a wrong time.) read more

How Do I Find Scholarships?

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Finding scholarships can be crucial to financial situation when it comes to paying for college. Here's some expert advice on finding scholarships you can win. read more

The Top 3 Scholarship Myths You Should Never Believe

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Founder, Thousand Dollar Hour

There are a lot of myths about college scholarships. But for every one you believe, you're costing yourself a lot of money! Here are three you should ignore. read more