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13 Ways to Show Leadership on College Applications

13 Ways to Show Leadership on College Applications

By ScholarPrep Nation / December 5, 2017 / 0 Comments

Students who can lead are considered motivated, dependable, problem-solvers, and team-players. This is exactly why college admission and scholarship review committees are looking for leadership qualities. What is leadership? But what does leadership experience mean, and more specifically what does it look like for high school students? DEFINITION: By leadership experience, we mean everything that […]

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How Do You Actually Find Scholarships?

By ScholarPrep Nation / November 13, 2017 / 0 Comments

One of the questions I hear most often is: how can we actually find scholarships? So, here’s my best advice and top resources for finding and winning scholarships. First, it’s important to know that there are four main sources of scholarships: The college or university you will attend The department that houses your major Local […]

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How to Narrow Down Your Top College List

How to Narrow Down Your Top College List

By ScholarPrep Nation / November 9, 2017 / 0 Comments

This is a guest post written by our friend, Heather Lomax, a contributing writer and media relations specialist for Hi Quality Tutorials. She regularly produces content for a variety of higher education blogs, discussing how to apply to college and survive while you’re there. Where you choose to attend school is one of life’s biggest […]

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The Secret to Preparing for College and Scholarship Applications

The Secret to Preparing for College and Scholarship Applications

By ScholarPrep Nation / August 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

If you’re reading this, I’m guessing you’ve googled something along the lines of “how to prepare for college” and you know that there is a ton of information out there on what parents and students should or should not be doing to prepare. This can be so overwhelming! Let me share a little secret with […]

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How parents can help their kids prepare for applications without stress

How Parents Can Help Their Kids Prepare for Applications Without Stress

By ScholarPrep Nation / August 28, 2017 / Comments Off on How Parents Can Help Their Kids Prepare for Applications Without Stress

What comes to mind when you think about planning for college? Most families say things like: Timelines Debt Scholarships Overwhelming Test prep Essay writing Money Excitement, sadness and even terror! But do you know what they never say that is quite possibly the most important thing that every family can do when it comes to […]

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10 Essay Prompts to Have on Hand

10 Essay Prompts to Have on Hand

By ScholarPrep Nation / August 27, 2017 / 0 Comments

Managing scholarship applications, deadlines, and essay prompts can become overwhelming, but keeping your previously written essays allows you to reduce some of the stress. Listed below are ten examples of essay prompts that you can keep on hand, so that you will be able to submit a scholarship in a matter of minutes! Why do […]

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