In the next five years, sixteen million high school students will graduate, making up the largest group of high school graduates in this countryas history. Those students who are fortunate enough to be on the honor roll or the star quarterback of the football team will have access to the best scholarships. But what will happen to the rest of themathose students who have the potential for a great college career, but not necessarily the financial backing to attend the school of their dreams? Author Kimberly Stezala passionately believes that every student should have access to a quality education. Now, she shows parents and their kids how to approach the scholarship process like a pro. Filled with inspiring advice from successful students and scholarship providers, Scholarships 101 shows aspiring college students how to: apply for those scholarships that are the best match for their profile and skills ac create a scholarship application that will stand apart from the rest and impress the judges ac find the buried treasure of scholarships that arenat necessarily available on common websites ac build a team of supporters in their scholarship quest Straightforward and savvy, this book provides the extra boost many students need to plan for their futures and receive the education they deserve.The reason essays are important in the scholarship world is because es- says provide the sponsors with insight into the accomplishments, challenges, and psyche of the student. In addition, if you cana#39;t write a coherent, one-page, persuasive essay, how well will you fare in college? ... assignments as opportunities to write your college or scholarship essays, so that regardless of the scholarship essay topicanbsp;...
|Author||:||Kimberly Ann STEZALA|
|Publisher||:||AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn - 2008-07-23|