Scholarships can be awarded for anything from academics, to athletics, to talent, performance, diversity, anything! Check out these scholarships tips and links to be successful!
Do NOT Miss Deadlines!!
• Student got full tuition scholarship. Did not accept scholarship in time and lost the scholarship.
Ensure all materials are included in the order written on scholarship
• Do not do too much, do not do too little! Submit what they ask for.
Apply for every scholarship!
• Many scholarship go unclaimed so apply, apply, apply!
• 2015 Financial Literacy scholarship, 5 students applied, 5 students received scholarship
Letters of Recommendation and Essays can determine whether you get the scholarship or not
Always give your recommendation about 3 weeks to write your letter. Always attach a resume so your recommender can highlight your accomplishments outside of school as well!
Links from Higher Ed Institutions