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    Weird Scholarships

    Weird Scholarships
    Everyone is normal until you get to know them. Then, “the weird” comes out. By fully embracing your weird factor, you could land yourself some serious scholarship money to help pay your college tuition. From paranormal activity to the Klingon dialect, we’re spreading the weird with our top 15 weird scholarships. Writers of the Future Contest L. Ron Hubbard wasn’t just ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +655
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    Winning Essay Tips: The $500 Mistake

    Winning Essay Tips: The $500 Mistake
    It's official: The deadline for the Bank of America Student Voices Essay Contest was June 22nd and our judges are in deep, editing the more than 4,000 essays we received. There are some great entries, but we also noticed some frequent mistakes students make that can instantly disqualify you from an essay contest. Here, an example of what NOT to do ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +1935
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    Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino Students

    Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino Students
    Great news: the number of Hispanic and Latino students enrolling in college is higher than ever before. That means, students of Hispanic or Latino heritage will need even more scholarships than ever, too! Luckily, Fastweb is here to help you from money to pay to attend school. We've got scholarships for Hispanic and Latino students galore! There are also plenty of ...
    Published 5 months ago | Rated: +264
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    Becas para Estudiantes Hispanos y Latinos

    Esta guía enumera más de 100 becas para estudiantes hispanos y latinos que van a empezar a matricularse en programas universitarios, a estudiantes que ya atienden la universidad y para estudiantes profesionales, de posgrado. Sugerimos que estudiantes también usen el servicio de búsqueda de becas en el sitio de Fastweb. La base de datos de becas de Fastweb incluye nuevos premios ...
    Published over 4 years ago | Rated: +98
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    10 Scholarships for the Everyday Student

    10 Scholarships for the Everyday Student
    You don’t have to be a rock star student or the MVP of your basketball team to win a scholarship. There are scholarships for every type of student, and that includes scholarships for students that shine in their own unique way. Sure, you may not be going to Harvard, playing Division 1 football or dancing down the halls of Julliard, but ...
    Published about 2 years ago | Rated: +53
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    Mystery Donor Gives $76 Million to Colleges for Scholarships

    Mystery Donor Gives $76 Million to Colleges for Scholarships
    College students have it tough these days — scholarship money is scarce and even loans are harder to come by. Endowments are shrinking and the need for financial aid is exploding. Well, someone took notice — someone with $76 million dollars to spare. In a mystery worthy of the finest TV detectives, an anonymous donor has given $76 million to 15 ...
    Published almost 5 years ago | Rated: +218
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    Celebrity Scholarships

    Celebrity Scholarships
    Celebrities: you know them well enough that it feels as if they’re actually your friends. What better way to payback super-fans than by paying for their education? Check out the following celebrity scholarships and let the celebs care about your career path, for a change. Note: Many of these scholarships are renewed annually. If they're not open currently, the applications guidelines ...
    Published 11 months ago | Rated: +55
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    Common Essay Questions and How to Handle Them

    Common Essay Questions and How to Handle Them
    The essay: It's the most important part of your scholarship application, and it can be the hardest. But the essay shouldn't keep you from applying. Take a look at some commonly asked essay questions and use them to prepare for your scholarship applications. Brainstorm ideas, do some research or create your own "stock" of scholarship essays. When the time comes, you'll ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rated: +87
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    10 Obscure Scholarships

    10 Obscure Scholarships
    From the wacky to downright weird, these scholarships leave you hanging on every word and wondering: how many people actually apply for these? We know you’re out there – so here’s to all you awesome freaks and geeks – we’ve found these scholarships, just for you! Victor Bailliet Scholarship in Sugar Technology - Varies The Victor Bailliet Scholarship in Sugar Technology ...
    Published 7 months ago | Rated: +44
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    2014 Scholarships

    2014 Scholarships
    It’s time to kick-off a year new, which means new opportunities galore. In our eyes, that means new and exciting scholarship opportunities for anyone and everyone! Start the New Year off right by applying for the below 2014 scholarships but – wait – don’t stop there! Be sure to check out your 2014 scholarship matches for even more opportunities to make ...
    Published 4 months ago | Rated: +38
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    This Black Friday, Shop for Scholarships

    This Black Friday, Shop for Scholarships
    While the country counts down to Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and Christmas, savvy shoppers are looking forward to another “holiday” of sorts. Black Friday is quickly approaching and the rumored deals are only getting better as TV commercials and ad campaigns announce the lowest prices ever on electronics, clothing and vacation getaways. But there may be one shopping deal that you aren't ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +46
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    Is Your Scholarship Taxable? Find Out Now

    Is Your Scholarship Taxable? Find Out Now
    Congratulations! You've won a scholarship! You'll want to call Mom, Dad, Grandma, Cousin Bob ... and Uncle Sam. Your scholarship may count as income; if so, it will be taxed. To make sure you're ready for tax-time, find out if your award is taxable and what you need to do to file your return. Tax-free Scholarships and Fellowships A scholarship is ...
    Published about 1 month ago | Rated: +51
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    Scholarships for Women

    Scholarships for Women
    Scholarships come in all varieties – race, ethnicity and, of course, gender. Many celebrate fierce females by awarding remarkable women in certain fields of study or through various organizations which focus on different aspects, such as women’s studies, the empowerment of women and endowments specifically left to female students. To help better organize your scholarship search, please note that the following ...
    Published about 1 month ago | Rated: +45
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    Scholarships for College Students

    Scholarships for College Students
    Good news: the scholarship search doesn’t have to stop just because you’ve enrolled in college. In fact, there are just as many scholarships out there for college students as there are for high school students. However, the common misconception that students can only win scholarships in their senior year of high school keeps college students from applying. Now, Fastweb is putting ...
    Published over 1 year ago | Rated: +46
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    How to Score a Fulbright Scholarship

    How to Score a Fulbright Scholarship
    Whether you dream of studying anthropology in Ghana or business in Germany, one scholarship can make it possible. Recent college graduates, graduate students and doctoral candidates with an interest in international travel and a passion for a field of study should take a look at the Fulbright Student Scholarship. Supported by the U.S. Department of State and administered by the Institute ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rated: +80
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    Summertime Scholarships to Apply for Now

    Summertime Scholarships to Apply for Now
    Summer is a time to relax, but it's also a great time to uncover some financial aid, if you know where to look. FastWeb has highlighted a few summer-themed scholarships that are open now (or will be soon) that you can work on while taking breaks from your beach reading. You may not be eligible for all scholarships. FastWeb recommends that ...
    Published about 5 years ago | Rated: +22
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    Honors Scholarships

    Honors Scholarships
    While a plethora of scholarships exist to award students based on ethnic background, extracurricular activity and athletics, some students want to be noticed for the hard work they’ve done in the classroom. Whether it’s by joining an honor society or ranking first in the class, an honors scholarship not only recognizes that achievement but also awards it. As an honors scholarship ...
    Published over 3 years ago | Rated: +149
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    10 Scholarships You Can Apply for Now

    10 Scholarships You Can Apply for Now
    The school year may be over, but the scholarship search is not. Scholarships are available year-round -- so whether you're a high school student, transitioning into college or preparing for your last year of school ever, there are scholarships out there for the taking! Check out 10 scholarships that you can apply for now. Summer of Blue Belle Sweepstakes Hurry – ...
    Published almost 2 years ago | Rated: +12
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    Weird Scholarships, Part 2

    Weird Scholarships, Part 2
    Last year, we highlighted 15 weird scholarships that students can win just for being…well, weird. Now, we’re doing it again! And let’s be honest, everyone is a little weird -- so there could be something here for you. Whether you’re a rough and tough cowboy or just happened to be born with the last name “Zolp,” check out the weirdness now! ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +18
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    8 Scholarships for Volunteers

    8 Scholarships for Volunteers
    December is one of greatest months for volunteering; not only because you have time off from school but because you feel the overwhelming need to give to others. It’s the ideal time to start or contribute to a coat drive, serve at a soup kitchen or give gifts to a family that would otherwise have a sparse holiday celebration. While you’re ...
    Published over 2 years ago | Rated: +50