The #1 tip for winning a scholarship


Posted by Ryan DeVito on 10 June 2018

Competition for college scholarships is stiff. How can you make your scholarship application stand out? One important tip can significantly increase your odds of winning that scholarship.

Check out this article by Wendy David-Gaines, a college admissions expert from New York. Her tip for increasing your chance of winning a scholarship: read the directions. Too many students apply for scholarships without thoroughly reading the application instructions. Take care in applying for scholarships, that way you can avoid instant disqualification. This means making sure that you meet all of the eligibility criteria, submit all of the necessary information, and submit your application in the appropriate manner - whether it is by mail, email, or fax.

Have you had success in winning scholarships? We would love to hear your comments below.