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Tools of the Trade-Scholarship Readiness Tips

 

Scholarship applications are available for submission year-round.  The hot season however is September-May.  To make the process go smoothly, you need a plan.  There are specific “tools of the trade” you will need. The tools are resume of awards, honors and accomplishments, letters of recommendation, transcripts, and personal statement. Continue reading

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15 Scholarship Tips

 

The following is a guest post  from JLV  College Counseling.  Thanks Jessica!

 

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Scholarships can be a great help when it comes to paying for college. However, many students become frustrated when they do not win. While we cannot know exactly what scholarship committees are looking for in their applicants, there are some things that can help you when they are making their decisions. Below are 15 ways that can increase your odds of winning a scholarship. Continue reading

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Tools of the Trade-Where Do I Begin?

This is a repost of one of my most often asked questions.

 

Scholarship applications are available in the fall through the end of summer.  The hot season for scholarships is December-April.  To make the scholarship application process as smooth as possible you need to plan in advance.  There are specific “tools of the trade” you will need.   The tools are Resume of Accomplishments, Letters of Recommendation, Transcripts, and Personal Statement.Tools of the Trade Continue reading

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Last Minute Scholarship Tips


Last minute tips

 

 

It’s March Madness.  Are you still in need of scholarships?  Sixty percent of scholarship deadlines fall between February and April, so you are still in luck but the cycle is quickly winding down.  Also, you should continue to look for deadlines that occur over the summer.  Check out the following tips to save you time: Continue reading

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