Find College Scholarships
Scholarships are available in all shapes and sizes. Some are awarded for academic excellence while others are geared to support various groups, cultures, and ethnicities. Small scholarships can range between $500 and $2500 per year while others are awarded as ‘full ride’ tuition and books. It all depends on the organization and you, the applicant.
How to get a college scholarship
To obtain a scholarship, you must research and apply by the indicated deadline. And don’t mope if you didn’t do as well as others in high school. Most scholarships require an essay which gives you the opportunity to tell the organization why YOU deserve to be chosen. Apply for as many scholarships as you can and be prepared with the following:
- Test Scores
- Scholarship Forms
- Letters of Recommendation
- Proof of Eligibility
- Others requested by the sponsor
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