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Need money for college? Then find and apply to as many scholarships are possible to get the funding you need to follow your dream
You might have taken the decision to enroll into a traditional or distance learning program recently, but now comes the hard part. You need to ask yourself, do you afford it? Are you willing to make some financial sacrifices in order to be able to attend offline or online college classes? If the answer is yes, rest assured that you won’t have to do it on your own.
You see there are many large companies that believe in investing in education – so much that they have created dedicated foundations to help students of distance learning or traditional classes pay for college. Here is how it goes, you find a scholarship that’s relatively easy to apply, submit your application and hope for the best. Repeat until you succeed.
Don’t make the mistake of applying to a single scholarship. Chances are you won’t get picked and you’ll be left having to pay for your offline or online college classes on your own. That’s why you need to find easy to apply grant programs. If you spend a month writing up an application and then don’t have time to tackle others, it will all be to your disadvantage.
Better get started now, in order to make sure you’re ahead of everyone else. How do you go about that? Well, check out these scholarship opportunities below.
The Digital Piano Review is a scholarship aimed at students majoring in computer science, music or a related field. Candidates must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at the time of the application. In order to be awarded the $1,000 grant students have to submit an essay between 500 and 1,000 words in length in which they aim to answer the following question: “How will Artificial Intelligence impact the music industry in the next 10 years?”. Think you know the answer to this question? Then go ahead and start writing.
Next off, we have the Nitro College scholarship which is looking to award $5,000 to a student planning to enroll to college in the upcoming semester.
In order to enter the race, candidates must go on the NitroCollege website and complete the online application which includes a personal survey. You’ll also have to answer three short-answer questions as creatively as possible. Keep in mind that winners will be selected based on the quality and completeness of the submission, as well as the creativity displayed in the answers and the social media component.
Keep in mind that the Nitro College scholarship fund is willing to award a secondary $1,000 award to the student who referred the winner (in case it’s applicable).
You have until September 30 to send in your application, which is a week away, so if you want to take advantage of the chance of winning a $5,000 scholarship, you better go online and start working on that application. But don’t worry if you miss it, the next deadline is set for December 31, 2017.