Scholarships and College Admissions

Getting into college is the goal of most high school students across the country. Being able to also earn money to pay for college in the form of scholarships or fellowships is a great way to reduce out of pocket costs for a two or four year degree. This category is focused on showing parents ways to help their kids find, apply for, and get scholarships to help pay for college. Tips for college admissions is also included.

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Top 9 College Websites for High School Students

Getting into college doesn’t happen overnight. Neither do the scholarships that will make it possible to attend after you’re accepted. This is the reason why most college websites for high school students are gaining popularity. With admission rates as low as 9% for schools such as the University of Chicago, it’s not a bad idea …

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Business Ideas for Teens (Make Money in High School!)

The title of this article alone probably has you saying “What? Business ideas for teens in high school? I’m just a kid!” We get it. It’s scary to think that you could be starting your professional career tomorrow. But we’ll let you in on a little secret: No one knows what they’re doing. Over time, …

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How to Raise Your GPA in High School in 5 Easy Steps

What if instead of a paper with an “A” written on the top, your teacher handed you $103,800? That’s possible if you know how to raise your GPA in high school! Your grades are potentially worth hundreds of thousands of dollars in money toward college… and the best part about it? You don’t need to have …

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How to Get Into University of Chicago: Admissions Requirements

University of Chicago requirements isn’t exactly easy to accomplish. Why? UChicago considers itself “One of the world’s premier academic and research institutions” so they are very critical in choosing their students. Sound too good to be true? They may be tooting their own horn, but students and faculty from UChicago have made great strides over …

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Best Extracurricular Activities for Ivy League Admissions

I’m guessing you found this page after hours of searching for the best extracurricular activities for Ivy League admissions. Let me congratulate you in advance because, by the end of this article, your chances of getting into your dream elite university is way higher than before. Yale, Harvard, MIT, Princeton, Stanford, Cal Poly, Duke, Brown …

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CSU Requirements: 8 Steps to Get Admitted to Your Dream School

Wondering about your student’s college admission chances and requirements of getting accepted into CSU? We’ll give you the CSU requirements run-down! Beware it is a bit confusing but we will do our best to break it up for you in 8 simple steps. Step No. 1: Know Your CSU Admission Chances All California State Universities …

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USC Admission Requirements: Test Scores, GPA, and More

It’s finally time to start looking at college applications. You spent some time in California over the summer and decided you want to move to sunny Los Angeles and go to the University of Southern California. (Can’t blame you there.) Next thing you know, you are already researching the USC admission requirements. USC is a …

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How to Write a Scholarship Essay in 10 Easy Steps

Amidst your busy life of after-school sports, school dances, sleepovers, and more…college is on the horizon. And it’s an expensive horizon. While there ARE 11+ billion dollars in merit based scholarships out there that will actually pay for your good grades and high test scores, why miss out on the opportunity to get a piece …

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How to Get In: UC Berkeley Admissions Requirements

Ever wondered what it would be like to go deep-sea diving? Bet you didn’t know that it was a UC Berkeley Chemistry Professor that made it possible… we didn’t! UCB prides itself on a number of accomplishments and ranks highly in a number of areas. With a 14.8% average UC Berkeley acceptance rate 2020 for incoming, …

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