College, scholarships and grants basics


Some take or leave

  • Apply for financial aid before the deadline every year.
  • Don’t forget to apply for school (college) based and company based scholarship first, then organizations.
  • Join associations
  • Build a profile in a professional network like Linked In.
  • Don’t pay any company or organization to apply or get scholarship.  



Apply for financial aid—





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Take or leave on choosing a college

10 things you should consider when choosing a college:

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