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Unweighted GPA: 3.7
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How do I find college scholarships?

Hey everyone! I'm a junior and I'm starting to think about how I'm going to pay for college. I know that scholarships can be a big help, but I'm not sure where to find them or how to apply. Can anyone offer some guidance on finding and applying for scholarships? Thanks for any advice!

10 months ago

Hi there! It's great that you're thinking about scholarships early in your college search. There are plenty of resources out there to help you find and apply for scholarships. To start, you can check with your school's guidance office or college counselor, as they should have a list of local scholarships available to students from your area. You can also talk to your teachers, coaches, or club advisors, as they may be aware of specialized scholarships related to your interests or achievements. Another great resource is online scholarship search engines, like Fastweb, Cappex, and Scholarships.com, which can help you find opportunities tailored to your profile. Be sure to create an account and fill out your profile as completely as possible to get the most accurate matches. In addition, don't forget to explore scholarship opportunities directly from the colleges you're interested in attending. Visit their financial aid or scholarship pages on their websites to learn about institutional scholarships and application requirements. Lastly, be prepared to put in some time and effort as you search and apply for scholarships. It can feel like a part-time job, but the payoff can be well worth it. Good luck!

10 months ago

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