The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2017

Billions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Prizes

Author: Gen Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: SuperCollege

ISBN: 9781617600920

Category: Study Aids

Page: 816

View: 7901

Information on 1.5 million scholarships, grants, and prizes is easily accessible in this revised directory with more than 300 new listings that feature awards indexed by career goal, major, academics, public service, talent, athletics, religion, ethnicity, and more. Each entry contains all the necessary information for students and parents to complete the application process, including eligibility requirements, how to obtain an application, how to get more information about each award, sponsor website listings, award amounts, and key deadlines. With scholarships for high school, college, graduate, and adult students, this guide also includes tips on how to conduct the most effective search, how to write a winning application, and how to avoid scams.
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The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2019

Billions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Prizes

Author: Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: SuperCollege

ISBN: 9781617601309

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 784

View: 2506

The #1 selling scholarship guide from winners of more than $100,000 in scholarships. A directory of more than 1.5 million scholarships, grants and prizes that you can use at any college, The Ultimate Scholarship Book includes helpful indexes to pinpoint the best scholarships for you.
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The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2018

Billions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Prizes

Author: Gen Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: SuperCollege

ISBN: 9781617601224

Category: Study Aids

Page: 816

View: 6221

Information on 1.5 million scholarships, grants, and prizes is easily accessible in this revised directory with more than 300 new listings that feature awards indexed by career goal, major, academics, public service, talent, athletics, religion, ethnicity, and more. Each entry contains all the necessary information for students and parents to complete the application process, including eligibility requirements, how to obtain an application, how to get more information about each award, sponsor website listings, award amounts, and key deadlines. With scholarships for high school, college, graduate, and adult students, this guide also includes tips on how to conduct the most effective search, how to write a winning application, and how to avoid scams.
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Confessions of a Scholarship Winner

The Secrets That Helped Me Win $500,000 in Free Money for College. How You Can Too.

Author: Kristina Ellis

Publisher: Worthy Publishing

ISBN: 1617951722

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 224

View: 6542

Kristina Ellis was awarded a full scholarship through her PhD. How she managed to get that kind of a scholarship offer is revealed in this book. Raised by a single mother, Kristina appeared to have everything stacked against her – years of living below the poverty level, imperfect grades and sub-par SAT scores. Yet Kristina discovered the secrets to effectively presenting herself as a unique and desirable scholarship candidate. And she’s sharing her secrets for scholarship success with students (and their parents) so that they too can obtain money for college.
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The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2016

Billions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Prizes

Author: Gen S. Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: Supercollege Llc

ISBN: 9781617600708

Category: Study Aids

Page: 816

View: 7218

Information on thousands of scholarships, grants, and prizes is easily accessible in this revised directory and features awards that are based on career and academic goals, public service, extracurricular activity, talent, athletics, religion, ethnicity, and more. Awards are organized into categories such as humanities, social science, science and general. You don't need a perfect GPA or financial need to win a scholarship. There are plenty of awards that have none of these requirements.--Back cover.
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How to Go to College Almost for Free

The Secrets of Winning Scholarship Money

Author: Ben Kaplan

Publisher: Turtleback Books

ISBN: 9781417824861

Category: Education

Page: 373

View: 9693

Presents a step-by-step guide for prospective college students that shows students of all ages how to find and win scholarship prizes and cut down on student debt.
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Accepted! 50 Successful College Admission Essays

Author: Gen Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781617601385

Category: EDUCATION

Page: 199

View: 6820

"A resource to help students write the college admissions essay with tips on selecting a topic and recycling essays and an essay-writing workshop. Includes 50 examples of successful essays, 25 essay-writing mistakes, and writing strategies from admission officers"--
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Scholarships, Grants & Prizes 2017

Author: Peterson's

Publisher: Peterson's

ISBN: 9780768940886

Category: Study Aids

Page: 896

View: 6574

Scholarships, Grants & Prizes provides up-to-date information on millions of privately funded awards available to college students. It contains detailed profiles of awards based on academic fields and career goals, ethnic heritage, talent, employment experience, military service, and other categories that are available from private sources such as foundations, corporations, and religious and civic organizations. Hundreds of profiles include information on award amounts, eligibility requirements, application deadlines, contact information, and more. Easy-to-use indexes allow students to search for awards by criteria like academic fields/career goals, sponsoring organizations, employment/volunteer experience, military service, nationality or ethnic heritage, corporate or religious affiliation, talent/interest area, and location of study. Quick-reference chart lists award programs providing over $2,000 in order of dollar amount. Informative articles offer tips on winning a scholarship with a winning essay, guidance on getting in the minority scholarship mix, ways to use social media to help pay for college, information on scholarship management organizations, and strategies for searching for and finding awards
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50 Successful Ivy League Application Essays

Author: Gen Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: SuperCollege

ISBN: 9781617601248

Category: Education

Page: 240

View: 765

The powerful tools in this invaluable resource equip students with the skills to write successful entrance essays for top-notch universities. The strengths and weaknesses of 50 application compositions from Ivy League schools, as well as Caltech, Duke, MIT, Stanford, and University of Chicago, are analyzed in detail, highlighting techniques to emulate and mistakes to avoid. College admission officers from some of these schools provide informative strategies and inside information on their writing assessment criteria. A comprehensive writing workshop provides tips toward selecting topics, developing stories, editing drafts, and applying finishing touches. Acknowledging that the written portion of the process is one of the most important factors for admission into highly selective schools, this helpful guidebook offers sage advice and inspiration to keep applicants on the right track.
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50 Successful University of California Application Essays

Get Into the Top UC Colleges and Other Selective Schools

Author: Gen Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781617600951

Category: Education

Page: 192

View: 2538

"A guide to help applicants to the University of California colleges with writing the admissions essay. Contains Q&As from former University of California admissions officers, advice from students and essay mistakes to avoid. Presents 50 successful University of California essays and detailed analyses of each essay"--
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Get Free Cash for College

Secrets to Winning Scholarships

Author: Gen Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: SuperCollege

ISBN: 9781617600968

Category: Study Aids

Page: 320

View: 1450

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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From Failure to Promise

- 360 Degrees -

Author: Dr. C. Moorer

Publisher: Dr. C Moorer & Associates, Inc.

ISBN: 1484050797

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 170

View: 6575

100% of net book proceeds (royalties) are used to fund scholarships for students and grants for educators. At a time when individuals need inspiration the most due to adversity, peer-pressure, and loss of direction, From Failure to Promise - 360 Degrees -- author Dr. Cleamon Moorer shares insights, experiences, and a miraculous story of how God can transform the real you into the ideal you. Dr. Moorer tells about his journey from being a college flunk-out to becoming an engineer and ultimately a university professor. He exposes the realities of how many of the downtrodden are pushed to the brink of either surrender to the power of God, or to a resistance and rejection of promise. Dr. Moorer takes readers on a faith journey from his adolescence in Detroit Public Schools to academic failure on the collegiate level and through other turbulent tracks on the way to becoming a university professor and dean. This story of one young man's journey will serve as a compass for those who are in pursuit of success. He shares relative scriptures, skills, and strategies pertinent to overcoming failure. It is an amazing story with an UNBELIEVABLE FINISH and a "call to action"!
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Paying for College Without Going Broke, 2017 Edition

How to Pay Less for College

Author: Princeton Review,Kalman Chany

Publisher: Princeton Review

ISBN: 1101920432

Category: Study Aids

Page: 352

View: 6781

The only annual college financial aid guide with line-by-line instructions for completing the FAFSA and CSS PROFILE aid forms! As seen in USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, Money, and the Los Angeles Times, Paying for College Without Going Broke will help you: • Navigate the recent changes to the FAFSA • Use line-by-line strategies for filling out the FAFSA and CSS PROFILE to maximum effect • Increase your chances of receiving aid • Compare aid offers and learn how to appeal if needed • Calculate the actual costs of college • Plan strategically as an independent student or a divorced or single parent • Avoid costly mistakes when applying Paying for College Without Going Broke includes a foreword by Bill Clinton as well as in-depth line-by-line strategies for filling out 2017-2018 aid forms, including the required federal FAFSA form. Praise for PAYING FOR COLLEGE WITHOUT GOING BROKE: "Get this book, and don't just read it. Study it." —Chicago Tribune "Can save thousands in college bills." —John Wasik, Forbes "A first-rate guide through the financial aid maze." —Lynn Brenner, Newsday "...Kalman Chany’s Paying For College Without Going Broke [is] a must-read now. It’s loaded with tips that can save you thousands on college bills...when I got to the section on financial aid, my eyes lit up." —John Wasik, Forbes.com "One of my favorite financial-advice books." —Eric Tyson, author of Investing for Dummies and Personal Finance for Dummies
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The Scholarship Monthly Planner 2018-2019

Author: Marianne Ragins

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781721944286

Category:

Page: 28

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The Scholarship Monthly Planner includes: A full-color 12 month planning calendar with August 2018 through July 2019 scholarship and award deadlines Help with organizing and scheduling major activities for your college money search Deadlines for nearly 100 different scholarship and award sources The Scholarship Monthly Planner identifies scholarships and awards available to students as young as age 6 as well as students returning to college after many years. This valuable and easy-to-use college readiness and scholarship resource can be used by the following: High school students including seniors, juniors, sophomores, and freshman Middle school students College students Graduate school students Adult and nontraditional students Minority students Students with disabilities First generation students Parents and youth leaders who want to help their students with scholarship deadline reminders The Scholarship Monthly Planner Helps You Get Prepared Months in Advance for Available Scholarships and Awards!
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1001 Ways to Pay for College

Author: Gen S. Tanabe,Kelly Y. Tanabe

Publisher: Supercollege Llc

ISBN: 9781932662382

Category: Education

Page: 512

View: 3542

Balancing detailed explanations with real-life examples and practical resources, this guide reveals a multitude of ways to finance higher education.
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Book of Majors 2018

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457309236

Category: Study Aids

Page: 1400

View: 6876

The Book of Majors 2018 helps students answer these questions: What's the major for me? Where can I study it? What can I do with it after graduation? Revised and refreshed every year, this book is the most comprehensive guide to college majors on the market. In-depth descriptions of 201 of the most popular majors are followed by complete listings of every major offered at more than 3,800 colleges, including four-year and two-year colleges and technical schools. This is also the only guide that shows what degree levels each college offers in a major, whether a certificate, associate, bachelor's, master's or doctorate. The guide features: • insights--from the professors themselves--on how each major is taught, what preparation students will need, other majors to consider and much more. • updated information on career options and employment prospects. • the inside scoop on how students can find out if a college offers a strong program for a particular major, what life is like for students studying that major, and what professional societies and accrediting agencies to refer to for more background on the major.
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50 Successful Stanford Application Essays

Get Into Stanford and Other Top Colleges

Author: Gen Tanabe,Kelly Tanabe

Publisher: SuperCollege

ISBN: 9781617600944

Category: Education

Page: 208

View: 6128

Helping applicants navigate the intricate yet vitally important essay process at elite schools such as Stanford -- a university that enrolls students from all 50 states and 52 countries and has an admission rate less than seven percent -- this go-to guide helps prospective students see for themselves what it takes to be admitted to selective programs. Along with the 50 essay examples that give a detailed analysis of the strengths and even weaknesses of each essay, there are tips from college admission officers and successful applicants and a description of the 25 essay mistakes that guarantee failure. For highly judicious colleges, the essay is one of the most important factors in whether students are admitted or rejected, yet this resource, from a pair of award-winning authors and college application gurus, will help readers temper their fears and inspire their writing.
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Pace Scholarship Academy's Ultimate Scholarship Book 2016-2017

Designed for South Carolina High School Students

Author: Melinda Baker Mihlbauer

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781541066908

Category:

Page: 518

View: 7449

PACE Scholarship Academy is pleased to provide the 2017 Ultimate Scholarship Book Designed for South Carolina high school students. You will not find another book or online search engine with a collection of scholarships for SC counties, state and national level scholarships combined! This book is designed to assist you with your scholarship search. This book provides a collection of scholarships with the majority of the scholarships specific for South Carolina high school students. Scholarships are provided for students in 9th through 12th grade.
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Scholarship Handbook 2018

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457309274

Category: Study Aids

Page: 640

View: 3377

The Scholarship Handbook 2018 is organized to quickly lead students to real college funding opportunities, including scholarship, internship and loan programs offered by foundations, charitable organizations, and state and federal government agencies. Every entry is verified by the College Board to be legitimate, up-to-date, accurate, and portable to more than one college. This guide includes a planning calendar and worksheets to organize and keep track of scholarship applications. Indexes help students find programs by eligibility criteria--such as minority status, religious affiliation, state of residence and intended field of study--so they can quickly zero in on scholarships for which they qualify.
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