Tag: applying for scholarships

The Ultimate Guide to Scholarships, Part 3: How to Apply and Win

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Web Content Manager, New England Law | Boston

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

The Ultimate Guide to Scholarships, Part 1: How Scholarships Work

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Web Content Manager, New England Law | Boston

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

Q&A With Emily: Improving Scholarship Applications

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Question: How do I make myself look better on scholarship applications? 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

Financial Aid Month 2015: Scholarships, a.k.a. Free Money!

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Scholarships are basically free money for doing what you do best: being you. read more

Develop a Strategic Plan for Winning Scholarships

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Vice President of Programs, Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

It's senior year . . . and you're probably exhausted. But it's crucial that you make time to apply for scholarships. And that you do it the right way. read more

The Top Four Objections to Scholarships

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Founder, Thousand Dollar Hour

People freak out when I tell them they should apply for scholarships. Why would you hate on something so awesome--and more accessible than you realize? read more