Scholarship Search & Applications

Myth: Scholarships Are Only For Students with Financial Need

scholarship search & applications

Some students don’t look into applying for scholarships, assuming that since they aren’t considered impoverished, that they won’t be eligible. While there are scholarship opportunities that are dependent on a family’s financial need, there are also scholarship opportunities for anyone. Merit Scholarships Merit-based scholarships focus more on accomplishments, activities, demographics, and other qualifiers rather than …

How High School Counselors Can Help With Scholarship Search / Applications

scholarship search & applications

Looking and applying for scholarships to fund your college education can be time-consuming and tiring. If you try to do this on your own, you could end up spending several hours just looking for opportunities and then many more hours applying to the opportunities you are eligible for. Getting some assistance may help you save …

Myth: I Can Find All My Scholarships In One Place

scholarship search & applications

There are a number of great scholarship search websites out there, and they can be a fantastic resource for finding opportunities you qualify for. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean it should be a one-stop-shop experience. Scholarship websites don’t know about all opportunities There are thousands of scholarship opportunities out there, for all kinds of students. …