February 1, 2023
Students should apply for as many scholarships as possible.
That’s good advice, but with that advice in mind, students should prioritize some scholarships and maybe avoid some scholarships altogether. In general, you should apply for those scholarships that are a good fit and not apply to any scholarships that seem questionable.
To determine which scholarships to seek, you should ask yourself these questions:
By asking yourself these questions as you begin your scholarship search, you will make the most of the time you spend on the applications. And, the more scholarships you receive for your education, the less likely you will have to depend on student loans to pay for your education.
Students researching scholarship opportunities can keep organized by using Mapping Your Future’s Scholarship Tracking Sheet.