FAQs about Scholarships

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Scholarships are, without a doubt, the best way to pay for college. Awarded by merit or financial need, scholarships are gifts of free money that don’t have to be repaid—unlike student loans. You might have a lot of questions about scholarships. We aim to answer some of them right now. Are scholarships awarded only to …

How to Determine if a Scholarship is Worth Your Time and Effort

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As a senior in high school, it’s natural to feel overwhelmed. Between pep rallies, acceptance letters, anxiously checking the mailbox, ceremonies, graduation parties, crying parents, plans for the summer, and nerves for the upcoming fall semester of college, you’ve got a lot on your plate. Without a doubt, it’s best to use your time wisely. …