Marianne Ragins, the publisher of www.scholarshipworkshop.com and winner of more than $400,000 in scholarship money, presents the fully revised and updated Winning Scholarships for College, Fourth Edition. Containing the most up-to-date scholarship resources, this classic guide will show you the path to scholarship success. This is one of the most comprehensive books on winning scholarships on the market, revealing where and how to search for funds, and containing step-by-step instructions for the application process.
The fourth edition has information on hundreds of scholarships from the most well-known resources to smaller, more localized funds. This edition also guides readers through the use of the Internet and social media in their scholarship search, and gives detailed suggestions for essays with examples from the author’s own highly successful scholarship search.
With special chapters focusing on helping middle class scholarship seekers, home schooled students, those without an A average and even students as young as age 6, this guide is a must have tool. Whether you’re in high school, enrolled in or going back to college, studying abroad, or pursuing a postgraduate degree, this book is an invaluable resource for helping you effectively finance the education you want.
The fourth edition contains eight entirely new chapters. For example:
- Scholarships for students in kindergarten and beyond
- Scholarships for middle-class students
- Options for students with less than an A average
- Opportunities for home-schooled students
- How to harness the power of the Internet and social media for your scholarship search
- How to understand and minimize student loans if scholarships don’t cover the entire cost of your education
WINNING SCHOLARSHIPS FOR COLLEGE also provides hundreds of new references linking students and parents to millions of scholarship dollars. With fully updated references, websites, and detailed program information, this book covers every aspect of the scholarship process, from organizing your search strategy to choosing scholarships and colleges for maximum value.
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