Get Free Cash for College: Secrets to Winning Scholarships

The secrets, tips, and strategies used by actual students to win millions of dollars in financial aid and scholarships are revealed in this completely revised guide for parents and high school, college, and graduate students. Every step of the scholarship process is examined, with advice on finding the right scholarships, crafting applications, writing exceptional essays, and asking the college for a financial aid reassessment. Profiles of scholarship judges give potential applicants insight into the scholarship selection process and the qualities that judges seek in selecting the winners. A fully updated scholarship directory contains the top 150 scholarships that anyone can win with awards worth more than $100 million; examples of winning scholarship applications, essays, and interview questions and answers are also included.

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By Kathleen · ★★☆☆☆ · August 21, 2014
So many promises of free money out there just waiting for the taking. But when you read the whole book you find out the people who win these scholarships have lost a parent to cancer or started a community fundraiser that benefited homeless people. And that the winners can write essays like a pro... ...more
By Kerrie (The United States) · ★★★★☆ · December 29, 2014
This book does not have a lot of scholarships within its pages, but it does have a lot of good information and tips on applying for scholarships. ...more
By Holly E (Pueblo, CO) · ★★★★★ · August 22, 2013
A Very good book for anyone who is looking to get help in paying for college! ...more