Scholarship Winner: Learn Strategies to Pay for College

Learn how to beat the competition and win the college scholarships you deserve.
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  • Lectures 21
  • Contents Video: 32 mins
    Other: 35 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2013 English

Course Description


Be a Scholarship Winner

In this course, you will learn how to earn free money for college from a $100,000 scholarship winner. This course is structured for you to receive all the necessary tools to succeed in the scholarship process.

From step-by-step strategies to real-life examples, you will be equipped to handle any scholarship application. The course provides hands-on learning with action steps for you to complete. You also can ask questions to the instructor.

So, don't get bogged down in student loan debt. Instead, enroll in this course and be a SCHOLARSHIP WINNER!

What are the requirements?

  • Commitment of 5 hours per week
  • Willingness to complete exercises
  • Desire to ask questions

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course, you will be able to do the following:
  • Search for scholarships
  • Prepare your scholarship application
  • Write great essays
  • Compose an effective resume
  • Receive outstanding recommendation letters

What is the target audience?

  • Parents wanting their children to have no or less student loan debt
  • Guidance counselors & financial aid officers seeking new scholarship techniques for their students
  • Educational programs ready to offer a different scholarship approach to their participants
  • High school, undergraduate, & graduate students committed to applying for scholarships
  • International students ready to be competitive in the scholarship process

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
01:02

In this lecture, you will learn about the instructor and her qualifications to teach the course.

00:20

In this lecture, you will receive an overview of the course.

Section 2: The Search Begins
05:06

In this lecture, you will learn how to build your scholarship profile.

00:27

In this lecture, you will learn the importance of building a scholarship profile.

04:08

In this lecture, you will learn how to find scholarships.

Check Your Understanding
4 questions
Section 3: Preparing for the Application
04:19

In this lecture, you will learn how to create an activity chart, deadline table, and recommender's list.

00:32

In this lecture, you will learn the importance of organizing in the scholarship process.

03:53

In this lecture, you will learn how to create schedules, checklists, and reminders.

Check Your Understanding
4 questions
Section 4: Essay Writing
5 pages

In this lecture, you will learn how to follow directions, research, and outline in the scholarship essay process.

04:43

In this lecture, you will learn how to respond and edit essays. You also will learn about storytelling.

00:30

You deserve a break! Watch and enjoy.

7 pages

In this lecture, you will learn about topics and passionate stories. You also will learn about catering to your audience.

Check Your Understanding
4 questions
Section 5: Resume Writing
7 pages

In this lecture, you will learn about resume format. You also will learn how to include short statements and achievements in your resume.

03:20

In this lecture, you will learn to include keywords and relevant experiences in your resume.

4 pages

In this lecture, you will learn how to show progression in your resume. You also will learn about proofreading.

00:22

You deserve another break! Watch and enjoy.

Check Your Understanding
4 questions
Section 6: Recommendations
7 pages

In this lecture, you will learn what to give your recommender.

00:36

In this lecture, you will learn the importance of recommendation letters.

5 pages

In this lecture, you will learn how your past achievements, present abilities, and future potential should be included in the recommendation letter.

01:46

In this lecture, you will learn the importance of relationships in the recommendation process. You also will learn why the recommender's contact information is necessary.

Check Your Understanding
4 questions
Section 7: Conclusion
01:20

In this lecture, you will learn last minute scholarship tips. You also will receive the instructor's contact information.

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Instructor Biography

Shayla Price, Scholarship Queen

Shayla Price is an advocate for college affordability. She served as the executive director at the National Search Dog Alliance. Price also worked as a marketing director for Progressive U, an organization giving youth a voice through blogging.

During high school, she earned more than $100k in college scholarships. She authored the book titled “The Scholarship Search: A Guide to Winning Free Money for College and More.” To help students achieve scholarship success, she has hosted workshops to more than 5,000 students across the country, including at the National Service-Learning Conference, Bennett College for Women, and Tavis Smiley Leadership Institute.

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