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Get to the Point – and Win Scholarship Judges Over

Get to the Point – and Win Scholarship Judges Over

Be directive in your writing approach.

By Ryan Uricks
Published March 4, 2009
10 Scholarships You Can Apply for Today

10 Scholarships You Can Apply for Today

Remember, the more you apply for, the better your odds are of winning a scholarship.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 7, 2016
A Few Strings Attached: State Retention Programs

A Few Strings Attached: State Retention Programs

How would you like to be rewarded for all those skipped parties, midnight cram sessions (and the good grades they got you) with a scholarship to Hometown U? OK, would you ...

By Jennifer LeClaire
Published September 3, 2008
Promotional Awards Can Make the Difference

Promotional Awards Can Make the Difference

Many students don’t win scholarships for college — that’s according to a recent FastWeb poll of over 40,000 college students. According to the survey, about 80 percent of respondents have not ...

Published May 18, 2009
Scholarship Spotlight: $5K, Open to All Majors! What Would You Do if You Had Cancer?

Scholarship Spotlight: $5K, Open to All Majors! What Would You Do if You Had Cancer?

Name: James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund Provided By: Cancer Monthly, LLC Deadline: February 26, 2010 Type of Award: Scholarship Amount: $5000 Awards Available: Unspecified Website: http://www.cancermonthly.com/scholarship.asp Description: The James "Rhio" ...

Published December 2, 2009
Lowe's Scholarship

Lowe's Scholarship

Apply for the Lowe's Scholarship.

Published November 13, 2012
Luck of the Draw: Contest & Sweepstakes Scholarships

Luck of the Draw: Contest & Sweepstakes Scholarships

Contest and sweepstakes scholarships are fast, easy-to-enter and commonly offer opportunities for multiple entries.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 1, 2016
Tuition Tax Credits

Tuition Tax Credits

Paying for a college education can be financially taxing. Fortunately, the Treasury Department has set up the Hope Scholarship Credit and Lifetime Learning Credit for students and their families. These credits ...

By Roxana Hadad
Published September 5, 2008
"A Voice for Animals" High School Essay Contest

"A Voice for Animals" High School Essay Contest

Apply for the "A Voice for Animals" High School Essay Contest.

Published January 20, 2011
Chicago High School Senior Wins $3 Million in Scholarships

Chicago High School Senior Wins $3 Million in Scholarships

Winning strategies from big scholarship winner, Arianna Alexander.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 25, 2015
Scholarship Shout-Out: Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarship

Scholarship Shout-Out: Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarship

For over 25 years, the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation has been fulfilling countless dreams through their generous scholarship opportunities. In total, the Foundation has provided over $51 million in scholarships; and just ...

Published May 20, 2014
Fastweb's Winners Circle: Rachel Eve

Fastweb's Winners Circle: Rachel Eve

If you haven’t already heard, Fastweb recently gave away $15,000 in the Take a Shot at $15k photo submission contest in honor of Fastweb’s 15 years online. The idea behind the ...

By Leah Westfall
Published August 5, 2010
The Semantics of Making a Winning Scholarship Video

The Semantics of Making a Winning Scholarship Video

Remember the Blair Witch Project? The student-filmed production, found a year after the "disappearance" of the three students who shot the haunting footage, won 11 film awards. Pretty good for amateurs. ...

By Kathryn Knight
Published May 18, 2009
Big Bang Theory for Your Buck: TV’s First Scholarship

Big Bang Theory for Your Buck: TV’s First Scholarship

Big Bang Theory cast and crew offer scholarship to UCLA students.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 29, 2015
Fastweb Winner's Circle: Student Finds a Way to Study What He Loves

Fastweb Winner's Circle: Student Finds a Way to Study What He Loves

Andy, pictured on the left.

By Leah Westfall
Published October 1, 2010
Frame My Future Scholarship Contest

Frame My Future Scholarship Contest

Apply for the Frame My Future Scholarship Contest.

Published January 14, 2011
Scholarships for Students Challenged with an Illness or Disability

Scholarships for Students Challenged with an Illness or Disability

Students prove, time and time again, that anyone can accomplish educational goals with the right motivation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 12, 2016
Student from Kenya Follows Dreams of Helping People

Student from Kenya Follows Dreams of Helping People

“I want to help the people of Africa help themselves,” said Caroline in a Kenyan accent. Born and raised in Africa, Caroline came to the U.S. with the hope and a ...

By Leah Westfall
Published May 17, 2011
Organizing Your Scholarship Search

Organizing Your Scholarship Search

There are a million scholarships out there, so how do you find the right one?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 3, 2015
Winning a Scholarship

Winning a Scholarship

The most basic tip to winning a scholarship? Apply early, apply often.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 2, 2015