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Scholarships FAQ
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Reviews.com spent over 200 hours researching over 17 of the most popular scholarship search platforms that are currently available.  
Their finding is divided into seven sections.
1.  Introduction
2.  The Best Scholarship Search Platforms of 2017
3.  What Should You Know About Scholarships?
4.  How Do Scholarship Search Platforms Work?
5.  What Should Students Know Before They Search for a Scholarship?
6.  How Reviews.com conducted their research on the scholarship search platforms
7.  Guide to Applying for Scholarships
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Fifth- through ninth-graders whose families have an annual income of $100,000 or less can apply through Dec. 31 for Match the Promise scholarships to supplement their contributions to the Texas Tuition Promise Fund, the state's prepaid college tuition program. 


Approved recipients can receive matching scholarships of tuition units worth up to $1,000 at today's prices, and top-scoring recipients can also receive a one-time grant of tuition units worth $2,000 at today's prices. These scholarship tuition units can be used at Texas public colleges and universities.
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To be eligible for the Sleeknote Scholarship:


To apply, you must be a high school, university, college, or business academy student. Winners will be asked to provide proof of their active education status. We accept applications from students of all countries but all submissions must be in English.

What are the conditions for applying?

When applying, no plagiarized content is allowed and all submitted entries should be original. Incomplete entries will be rejected and only one submission may be entered per student, per year. 

When is the closing date for entry?

The closing date is 20th January 2019, with two winners being selected on 1st February '19. The following year, applications will begin to be accepted starting 21st January '19, with the closing date being 30th September '19.
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Our Shout It Out Scholarship committee wants to know what you have to say. Whether it’s a message for the world or just a quick “hi mom,” this is your opportunity to speak up and win money for college. We’re listening!

Let your keyboard be your megaphone, and shout out your message. This unique scholarship gives you the platform to speak up – and cash in. The “loudest” applicant will receive the $1,500 Shout It Out Scholarship reward.

Deadline: September 30, 2019
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ELIGIBILITY: All grades 9 - 12 High School Students

HOW TO APPLY: 

Choose ONE prompt from below and submit a well thought out essay or video

1) How have your family, parents, school, and teachers influenced who you are today? Use personal experiences to support your answer.

2) How much freedom should parents give their children? Use personal experiences to support your answer.

3) What are some dangers that youth may face on the internet? Use personal experiences, news articles, or research to support your answer.

4) What should you do if you or a friend is bullied on the web? Please discuss solutions for both scenarios. Use personal experiences to support your answer.

5) Discuss ways that youth can use the internet or social media to positively impact their communities. Use personal experiences to support your answer.

Deadline:  October 31, 2019
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Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

Open to students in Grades 5-12

Deadline:  November 5, 2019
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How to Be Frugal Scholarship 

Deadline:  December 1, 2019
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The 2019 Women in Business Scholarship is available for women who are current undergraduate students pursuing a career in business.

The application deadline is December 1, 2019.

Incoming, full-time and part-time students are eligible, but you need to be currently enrolled to apply. High School Seniors may apply but they must provide their acceptance letter or some way to verify they will be attending. Applicants enrollment will be verified prior to any funds being sent.

Requirements:
- Applicant must be a woman who is currently an undergraduate student pursuing a career in business.
- Upload most recent transcript to scholarship page or email it to scholarship@expomarketing.com.
Deadline:
- The application deadline is December 1, 2019.
- Winner will be announced on December 16, 2019.
Award Amount: $1000
Application must be submitted on our scholarship page
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LendEDU

Students can filter scholarship opportunities based on their grade level, GPA, the scholarship amount, and the requirements of the scholarship.

Here are some other points covered in the guide:
- Different Types of Scholarships Available
- Applying for Scholarships
- Essay Tips
- Letters of Recommendation Tips
- Spotting Scholarship Scams

There are also YouTube videos to help make the information a little more digestible and entertaining.
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Going Merry

Free Scholarship Service

Matching - Once you fill out your student profile, you are automatically matched with scholarships

Direct Applications - You can apply directly to multiple scholarships - you never leave the site

Auto Filled Applications - All of the information from your student profile is autofilled into each application

Estimated Application Times - Every scholarship has an estimated application time 
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Sources of Aid
Fastweb

AmeriCorps

City Year

CSS/Financial Aid Profile - non-federal aid


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