How many times have you heard somebody say this to you?
“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.”
“When you fall off the horse, you have to get back up.”
We’ve all had eye-roll inducing sayings thrown at us before, but when you stop to think about it, there’s a reason these expressions have stood the test of time — it’s because they’re true.
Whether we like to admit it or not, some of the oldest advice in the world is also the most accurate. Nothing is a better example of that than the hunt for financial aid.
So before you throw your hands in the air and call it quits, read these five time-tested tactics to up your scholarship game.
1.) “Survival of the Fittest.”
Scholarship providers are all looking for something specific from their applicants. Maybe it’s a passion for the arts or maybe it’s a dedication to improving your community. Whatever the case, know what they are looking for (there should be hints in the applicant information) and apply for those where you feel you are a good fit.
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