Tag: scholarship essays

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

How to Write a Winning Study Abroad Scholarship Essay

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Professional Educator and Writer

Studying abroad is a big and expensive part of many students' education, and scholarships can help with that. Here's how to ace those study abroad scholarship essays. read more

Secrets to Writing an Amazing Scholarship Essay

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Who doesn't want free money for college? Answer: no one! Here are some tips to help you write an amazing scholarship application and win that award. 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

College Essays vs. Scholarship Essays: What's the Difference?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

College application essays and scholarship essays have a lot in common. But there are a few key differences you should know about before you start writing. 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

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

The 3 Steps to Winning Scholarships

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High School Student

Yes, there's a lot of work in these three steps, but finding and applying for scholarships is not as crazy as it seems! read more

How to Conquer the Scholarship Essay

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Student, Anderson University

The good news? There's a ton of free money you can score for college! The bad news? You'll have to work for it. But we've got some great advice on how to master your scholarship essays. read more

Need Money for College? You Need to Knock Your Scholarship Essays Out of the Park!

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President, Wow Writing Workshop

A strong scholarship essay can make all the difference between getting those dollars and paying for college yourself. read more