Thursday, August 27, 2015

Old Friends

Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends.
----H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Saturday, August 22, 2015

FREE Scholarship Workshop on September 5th!!

On September 5th, I will be giving a one hour  scholarship presentation at Barnes and Noble at Westfield Mall.  Everyone is welcome, but I am targeting high school students and their parents.
Seating will be limited so please email me at to let me know if you are interested in attending.
The response will  determine the hour so, please let me know if you are interested.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Check These Out (One is for $10,000)

There are several scholarships in this site.  No applications to fill out or essays to write, but, obviously, the competition will be greater.  You may be the lucky one!!

Live Your Dream (Soroptimist Scholarship)

Deadline:  November 15, 2015
Eligibility Requirements:
You are eligible if you are a woman who:
1.  Provides primary financial support for yourself and your dependents.  Dependents can include children, spouse, partner,siblings and/or parents.
2.  Has financial need.
3.  Is enrolled in or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program.
4.  Is motivated to achieve your education and career goals.
5.  Has not previously been the recipient of a Soroptimist Women's Opportunity or Live Your Dream Award.
6.  Does not have a graduate degree.
7.  Is not a Soroptimist member or an employee of Soroptimist International of the Americas or an immediate family member of either.
8.  Has a Social Security number or a Tax ID number.  (Only for residents of the United States.

Girl Friend Factor

Deadline December 15, 2015

This is an excellent source for college money, but be sure that you are giving your essay some thought.  You are trying to convince the judges that you are the most deserving applicant. If your essay sounds like everyone else's, you won't stand out.  What can you do to make the reader say "WOW" when they read your essay?

Deadline for the Democratic Women of the Desert (Guys & Non Democrats Welcome)

Deadline is Friday, November 06, 2015

Democratic Women of the Desert (2016 College Education Scholarship)

This year a Veteran's Scholarship has been added.  Being a Democrat or a woman is not part of the criteria for being awarded this scholarship.
There are five $500 scholarships  You might want to start doing some research on the topic of the essay which is:
Describe the activities, actions and beliefs that demonstrate your level of commitment to equal rights.

Email me for a copy of the application.

Monday, August 17, 2015

Scholly. This is a Great Mobile App !!...

Check the apps on your cellphone.
You are going to love this site.
If you are tired of completing profiles on sites such as Fastweb and not getting many scholarships that fit your profile,  Scholly is the answer.  They guarantee that all of the scholarships that are submitted will fit your profile.
Check it out.  Please do me a favor and send me an email or leave a comment  on your response to Scholly.

On your cellphone apps, just enter Scholly.

My email: