Most students and parents are under the impression that you need to either be an Olympic-caliber athlete or have perfect test scores and grades to qualify for some free money, but that’s not necessarily the case. With proper planning, research, and ambition, many students can qualify for and receive a college scholarship that is right for them.
Types of College Scholarships and How to Plan for Them
This article reviews the common types of college scholarships and offers tips on how to best take advantage of them. From Merit, to Athletic, to Need-based to community resources, this article covers it all.
There are tons of resources available for students who are looking for college scholarship money. The bottom line is, as early as you can, optimize your time in high school by being involved, and always work hard. Each student has a talent or skill, something to offer to the school that’s right for them. Thinking ahead and being aware is a good way to find what you’re looking for.the original article from Unigo.com, written by Nikki Martinez