Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The application states that the scholarship must be used at a “fully accredited two- or four-year college or university.” Does that include University of Phoenix?
I applied for a scholarship a few months ago but I haven’t heard back. How will I know if I’ve been selected to receive the scholarship?
I found someone online that offered to write my scholarship essay for $50. Should I do it? I’m really crunched for time and the deadline is coming up
Is it necessary to write a thank you letter to people who wrote a letter of recommendation for your scholarship application?
A lot of these applications ask for work experience, documentation of volunteer hours and past accomplishments, but I’ve been out of school for twenty years. How far back should I go to pull this information?
I keep getting emails from a company that claims they can get me a list of guaranteed scholarships if I pay them a fee. Should I do it?
I received a scholarship from a local organization and they gave me a check, which I cashed. Am I required to report that to the college?