Scholarship Facts & Tips : Finding Free Scholarship Giveaways

Scholarship Facts & Tips : Finding Free Scholarship Giveaways

Brooke Kramer, a financial aid officer with Argosy University in Salt Lake City, talks about how to find free scholarship giveaways. It is highly recommended that you actually go to your university or school that you're planning on attend, and see what scholarships are available through them by giveaways. Pretty much that's going to be you actually applying for a...
5 Active Reading Strategies for Textbook Assignments – College Info Geek

5 Active Reading Strategies for Textbook Assignments – College Info Geek

Thomas Frank talks about active reading. Active reading is a method of reading a book with the intent of pulling something useful out of it. It's different from passively going over the text once to experience it. Right off the bat, he says there were a lot of systems that have been put forward like SQ3R, SQ4R, and lots of other acronym driven systems for...
How Not To Interview For College

How Not To Interview For College

Follow our guidelines on how not to interview for college and you're sure to make a deep and abiding impression. You will need a blasé attitude casual, bordering on offensive clothing, bubblegum and a cell phone - optional a notepad and pen. Don't worry not for taking notes. Step 1 - Don't bother reading any of the materials the university sent...
Scholarship Facts & Tips : Getting Wacky Scholarships

Scholarship Facts & Tips : Getting Wacky Scholarships

Brooke Kramer, a financial aid officer with Argosy University in Salt Lake City, is going to talk about how to get wacky scholarships. Pretty much there are very broad types of scholarships available out there. They range from academic scholarships to community service scholarships as well as maybe not as well-known scholarships like maybe a soccer scholarship which is well...
How to Get Student Loans

How to Get Student Loans

If you're ready to go to college but are worried about making ends meet consider student loans, you will need a computer with internet access and a financial aid counselor optional a cosigner. Step 1 - Fill out a FAFSA Free Application for Student Aid online to determine if you are eligible for government loans. The government offers subsidized and...
How to Get an Athletic Scholarship

How to Get an Athletic Scholarship

To get an athletic scholarship approximately 2,000 colleges award athletic scholarships each year is what you can do. To get one of them, you will need athletic skill, decent grades, an updated resume, a video highlighting your athletic skills and a take-charge attitude. Step 1 - Improve your grades as much as possible you can't play for a college if...