Many students and their parents worry about the cost of a college education. College is a huge investment, and the cost of attendance across the country continues to go up. One way to start lowering the cost of a college education is to look for and apply for scholarships.
There are thousands of scholarships out there. Some are large scholarships that are well publicized, while others are lesser known. My goal is to share some lesser-known scholarships with my readers every Saturday. Check back every Saturday for more scholarships.
Here are the scholarships for Saturday, May 3, 2014
The Scholarship for Redheads
Amount: One Award – $500
Deadline: May 4, 2014
Student Marketing Scholarships
Amount: $1,000 – $5,000
Deadline: May 9, 2014
Scholarship Page with information and requirements:
Conestoga Bank “Future of Banking” Scholarship
Sponsor: Conestoga Bank
Deadline: May 15, 2014
Amount: Three prizes: 1st prize – $1000, 2nd prize- $200, 3rd prize – $100
Deadline: May 29, 2014
$2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship
Sponsor: College Prowler
Deadline: May 31, 2014
Don’t put off applying for scholarship until the last minute. Take a few minutes today to look at the above scholarships and start preparing your scholarship submission. Good luck!