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3 Easy Essay Tips to Keep in Mind

3 Easy Essay Tips to Keep in Mind

By ScholarPrep Nation / August 22, 2017 / Comments Off on 3 Easy Essay Tips to Keep in Mind

Keep these 3 tips in mind as you are writing your essays. 1. Be authentic When writing your essay, stay true to yourself. Don’t feel like you need to put on a show or portray the type of person you think they are looking for in order to impress them. Instead, paint a picture of […]

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8 Steps to a Winning College or Scholarship Essay

8 Steps to a Winning College or Scholarship Essay

By ScholarPrep Nation / August 7, 2017 / Comments Off on 8 Steps to a Winning College or Scholarship Essay

The essay portion of any college or scholarship application can be daunting, but with a little preparation and guidance, you can write a winner! 1. Start Now! Can I write the essay the night before? Not likely. One of the best ways to set yourself up for success with your essay is to start early. […]

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Why you need an accountability partner + how to find yours today

Why You Need an Accountability Partner + How to Find Yours Today

By ScholarPrep Nation / July 30, 2017 / 0 Comments

Accountability is key when applying for scholarships, jobs, and college. It is easy to become overwhelmed with deadlines, the seemingly unending amount of tasks, and other outside responsibilities awaiting you. This is why it is so important to find an accountability partner to keep you motivated and on track to reach your goals. What is […]

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Nine Things Every Freshman Needs to Know Before Starting College

Nine Things Every Freshman Needs to Know Before Starting College

By ScholarPrep Nation / July 28, 2017 / Comments Off on Nine Things Every Freshman Needs to Know Before Starting College

This is a guest post written by Samantha, the founder of AsLifeGrows.com, where she teaches students everything they need to know to have a successful college experience. Through her posts, weekly newsletter, and ecourses, she has helped thousands of students become more successful in college. During the past few years, she has been able to earn […]

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How to save and display your awards and honors

How to Save and Display Your Awards and Honors

By ScholarPrep Nation / May 21, 2017 / Comments Off on How to Save and Display Your Awards and Honors

Awards and honors are an important part of applying to colleges and for scholarships. Have you been keeping the certificates, medals, trophies that represent your awards and honors? Do you have pictures of yourself at academic competitions? All of those can come in handy during your application process. So, how do you save, store, and […]

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How to create your honors and awards list for applications

How to Create Your Honors and Awards List for Applications

By ScholarPrep Nation / May 7, 2017 / Comments Off on How to Create Your Honors and Awards List for Applications

It’s time for you to start thinking about listing awards, honors, and activities for your college and scholarship applications. There are five blanks for academic awards on the common application. Where do you start? What do you include? This shouldn’t be difficult if you’ve been keeping your awards and honors organized in your ScholarPrep Organizer, […]

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