Tag: scholarship tips

How to Start Your Scholarship Search

Freelance Writer

As you're looking for your best-fit college or university, don't forget about best-fit scholarships too! Here's how to start your search for free aid. read more

Q&A With Emily: Improving Scholarship Applications

CollegeXpress Student Writer

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

How to Turn Your Hobbies Into Scholarships

Student, Orting High School

Where there are hobbies there are scholarships! But how do you find them? Let's break down the process. read more

The Top Three Scholarship Myths

Founder, Thousand Dollar Hour

There are a lot of myths floating around out there regarding college scholarships. "They're only for high school seniors." "It's hard to get scholarships." "Just go to one website." For every scholarship myth you believe, you're costing yourself money--maybe even tens of thousands of dollars! read more

Creative Ways to Pay for College


When it comes to financial aid, you've heard it all before: government loans, scholarships, grants, etc. But what happens when you tap all these resources and you still come up short? It's time to get creative. read more