4 Methods to Scholarship Domination

Nov 25, 2016 8:30:00 AM

"Scholarship" is a magical word, full of promise and possibility. It's a gamble, really - not for the recipient, but for the individual or organization awarding the precious thing. It's a calculated risk that a student will take a sum of money and that the education she receives, having put that money towards tuition, will make her better, will make the school better, will make us all, by proxy, better. It's a gamble, yes. But it's noble and worthwhile, and students - sometimes the most deserving of students - have been using scholarships for generations to pursue academic careers that would otherwise be completely cost prohibitive.

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Topics: Scholarships, College Financial Aid

College on a dime: How to max your financial aid

Nov 21, 2016 10:00:29 AM

Making college affordable is more of an art form than a science. In an era of astronomical tuition and tremendous student loan debt, students and their families are strategizing to find ways to cut costs. Rest assured, there are methods available for savvy students & families. Let’s talk about the best strategies for maximizing financial aid, in all its forms.

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Topics: College Financial Aid

12 tips for completing your college applications

Nov 1, 2016 4:47:47 PM

The college application process is a daunting task. Many high school students approach the process with a mix of excitement, trepidation, and total confusion. We’ve compiled this list of tips to help ease your passage through that stack of applications and come out unscathed on the other side.

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Topics: College Planning