Locating and applying for scholarships can be the single most time-consuming activity in many students' college application and selection process. It's probably the part students will need (or could use) the most help with. And while I'm adamant that parents not help students write their responses, I'm equally adamant that parents and family members are needed in this part of the process - to help gather information about appropriate scholarships.
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Applying for Scholarships
Here are some money-saving ideas and suggestions on scholarships;
Scholarship Information Sources
Scholarship Web Sites and Search Sites
Although it isn't inexpensive, a study abroad experience can be something that sets one student apart from others in the job search process. Read this article about how students should go about selecting accommodations in London, England for college or study abroad experiences.
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