Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to … [Read more...] about Varsity Tutors Scholarship Monthly Contest
McKelvey Foundation Entrepreneurial Scholarship
$40,000 College Scholarships To qualify for the McKelvey Foundation's Entrepreneurial Scholarship applicants must: Have owned their own business for a year or more Employ at least one person Have graduated from HS in the previous year Attend any four-year college or university in the U.S. The foundation is giving away 100 awards and recipients can receive up to … [Read more...] about McKelvey Foundation Entrepreneurial Scholarship
Student Financial Aid Tips – Maxing Out!
When it comes to student financial aid it helps to know every avenue that leads to gaining money for your college education. Below we have comprised some helpful tips that may assist you secure the financial aid you need. Target the High Dollar Private Colleges Applying for financial aid at a pricey college or university may not seem realistic BUT the expensive private … [Read more...] about Student Financial Aid Tips – Maxing Out!
Scholarships Announcement #10
July 10, 2008 by Mara Strom Welcome to Scholarship Thursday! Did you know that scholarships are FREE money for college? This week we've got three great opportunities for you to earn some of that FREE money. Each of these scholarships has a deadline of July 15, so time is of the essence. Good luck and please let us know if you land a scholarship that was featured here. At … [Read more...] about Scholarships Announcement #10
Scholarship Thursday #7
June 19, 2008 by Mara Strom By now you've probably gotten used to me posting three scholarship notices every Thursday. Well, since I like to mix things up, I'm only going to give you one scholarship notice this week... but it's a doozy. Unless you've been living under a rock somewhere, you already know all about social networking. Facebook is your friend. You tweet on … [Read more...] about Scholarship Thursday #7