Shanya Robinson-Owens may just be the student success story of 2021! A George Washington Carver High School senior, she's beginning her higher education journey on the right foot. Gaining national news coverage, Robinson-Owens is a Pennsylvania teenager that has already earned a whopping $1,000,000 in scholarships and applied to 20 colleges. According to WPVI-TV, “She’s gotten into 18 [colleges and universities], and almost all of them have awarded her a scholarship.” Bringing her total to more than $1 million in institutional scholarship money. We reached out to Robinson-Owens to get her first-hand account of her senior year and to tap into her positive momentum to fulfill her college graduate dream. Below is just a fraction of her story—including some inspirational advice for U.S. students:Fastweb Tip: The more schools you apply to, chances are you’ll have more college choices. This concept applies to scholarships, too; the more you apply the better your odds of winning a scholarship. Students that make applying for scholarships a habit, tend to earn more money to help them pay for school.Fastweb Tip: You don't have to be a star student to earn scholarships. Remember, you are unique and that there are many scholarship opportunities out there just for you.