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 Scholarships 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

The Merit of Scholarships (and How to Get Them)

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, The College of Wooster

Learn about the process of searching, applying for, and attaining merit scholarships, a very important component of your financial aid package. read more

Paying for College Without Paying for College: The Scholarship Rag

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

College is expensive. But there's an easy way to get around 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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Set aside a designated time each week to search out and apply for scholarships. Don't limit yourself to just online scholarship websites. Contact local and national businesses, corporations, and organizations directly to inquire about any they may offer. read more