Archive for the ‘Scholarship Friday’ Category


4 Excuses to Not Apply for Scholarships

  If you haven’t heard them, you have made them. These four excuses will keep you from getting a piece of the free money that’s out there and ripe for the picking. Make these excuses and you will be throwing away money that could be used to pay for scholarships. It’s a waste of time. If […]

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Scholarships with April Deadlines

  It’s the last day of March and #MarchMadness is coming to a close. Is your student’s college or your college in the final four? March comes to a close and it’s time to look ahead to April. What will you do with the next month? Help your student apply for these scholarships with April […]

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Green Mountain College Offers $200,000 Sustainability Scholarship

  Green Mountain College Announces $200,000 Scholarship Award to Help a Student Pursue Sustainable Education The most pressing challenges of our time await your innovative solutions. Green Mountain College, the nation’s number-one college for sustainability based education, wants to empower you to make a better world. Today, the college is announcing a new First in […]

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2017 Frame My Future Scholarship

Unlike most of the traditional scholarships, there are no essays to write, no grade or academic requirements—it is all about creativity. With the Frame My Future Scholarship, students are challenged to create a visual entry, whether it is a photograph, collage, painting, illustration, poem, short story—any single piece that demonstrates what he/she would like to […]

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October Is a Busy Scholarship Month

  While you are thinking of fall colors and Halloween, there are so many opportunities to apply for scholarships. October is a busy deadline month for scholarship seekers. Take advantage of the many scholarships with October deadlines and score some free money for college. According to Jessica Velasco of JLV College Conseling, “attending college can […]

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Scholarship Friday: Savor Summer College Scholarship

“Apply to scholarships with the least number of applicants to increase your odds of winning.” This advice applies not only to local scholarships, but also non-nationally known scholarships as well. Today’s scholarship is awarded by How to Win College Scholarships’ founder Monica Matthews. The Savor Summer College Scholarship (sponsored by how2winscholarships.com) is a $500 scholarship award. To be eligible, […]

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Scholarship Friday: Fishing Scholarships

  The #1 searched item on my website is this: Snag a Fishing Scholarship. Who knew there were so many students and parents looking for fishing scholarships? But how do you win these scholarships in high school? First, you have to compete in competitions that award scholarships. If your high school doesn’t have a fishing club, […]

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The 5 Best Places to Search for Scholarships

  I can’t stress enough the importance of adding a scholarship search strategy to your college prep. Even if you’re prepared to foot the entire bill, your student should have some “skin in the game”. Searching for scholarships is one way to make that happen. Where does your student begin? Here are five great places […]

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Short Video Scholarships with April Deadlines

    Just about every teen these days makes videos using their smartphone or other device. Why not put that everyday activity to good use and apply to these short video scholarships? These short video scholarships with April deadlines are just the ticket for future filmmakers and YouTube stars. What type of videos does the […]

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Scholarships with April Deadlines

April is approaching and for many seniors, it’s prime scholarship season. Today I’m providing several lists of scholarships with April deadlines. If your student wonders where to begin in their scholarship search, start with these lists: 93 Scholarships with April Deadlines http://collegeapps.about.com/od/grantsandscholarships/tp/college-scholarships-april.htm 112 Scholarships with April Deadlines Scholarships with April 2016 deadlines 2016 Scholarships http://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/articles/the-2016-scholarships These […]

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