Thanksgiving Break Ideas For College Bound Students

Thanksgiving is a time for giving thanks and spending time with family and friends. Thanksgiving also gives students some free time away from school. Some students have a four-day weekend, while other students have the entire week off! If you’re not sure how to spend your free time, here are some ideas for college bound students. Read More

What Happens After Sending In College Applications?

The fall has probably been filled with a lot of college admission task. You probably experienced a lot of stress. Once you submit all of those college applications, you can sit back and relax a little. However, school is still in session and there are still things you may need to do as you head to college. Here are six things to do after submitting your college applications. Read More

Scholarship Saturday – November 16, 2019

There are thousands of scholarships out there. Below you will find many scholarships, most with general eligibility requirements. My goal is to share some lesser-known scholarships with my readers every Saturday.

Don’t wait. Apply for these great scholarships today! And, if you missed the last Scholarship Saturday, check it out. There are scholarships there that are still open! You can also find scholarships on my other scholarship lists, such as scholarships with requirements based on your statemajorgrade levelethnicity, or religion. And, lastly, check out my list of scholarships with November, December and January deadlines.

Only brief information about each scholarship is listed. Therefore, you are encouraged to visit the scholarship websites to get further details about eligibility and requirements.

Here are 46 scholarships for Saturday, November 16, 2019. Read More

January 2020 Scholarships

Attending college can be quite expensive for students and their families. Luckily, there are many college scholarships and contests available to help pay for a college education. Students should seek out and apply for scholarships in which they meet the eligibility requirements. Below are a handful of scholarships with January 2020 due dates. Check out the full list of January Scholarships – there are currently over 100 scholarships on the list! More scholarships will be added as they become available. Read More

How Many Colleges Should I Apply To?

One of the most common questions students have during the college admission process is, “how many colleges should I apply to?” The number is really up to you. However, school counselors and college counselors typically recommend anywhere between five and eight colleges. A lot will go into your decision when it comes to determining how many colleges to apply to, but there are some things you should keep in mind as you are building your college list. Below are five things to consider as you are building your college list of the colleges that will receive your application. Read More