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Unigo Scholarship Alert: July

Just because school's out doesn’t mean the cash can’t come flowing in for college. Check out these June and July scholarships before they evaporate.

10 summer scholarships for high school seniors

You can even apply for these scholarships from the comfort of your pool floatie. Don't forget the SPF. 

3 Ways NOT to Start a Scholarship Essay

If you ask students what they hate most about applying for scholarships, most of them will tell you that writing essays is the worst part (Well, that and not winning them, but that’s a topic for anoth…

Scholarships for high school sophomores

You may think that college is too far away to even start worrying about it, but that could be a costly mistake. Unfortunately, the cost of a college education is not going down, and many colleges are …

How to Answer Common Scholarship Interview Questions

If you read my recent post, “5 Tips for Successful Scholarship Interviews,” you already have a good idea of what to expect during the scholarship selection process, including the common scholarship in…

5 FAFSA secrets for getting the most financial aid

Squeeze the most money out of the FAFSA with these five secrets.

Student loans: friend or foe?
Last year, more than 70 percent of students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree left college with student loans, and that number is not expected to decline anytime soon. It’s almost as if student l…
Not All Student Loans Are Created Equal
It’s not very often that I get excited about student loans. In fact, I spend most of my time helping students find ways to avoid them, if at all possible.  But sometimes, scholarships just aren't enou…