The Scholarship System: 6 Steps on How to Win College Scholarships and Secure Financial Aid

Phew. I was starting to think you didn't like me.. or that your child already got a free ride to college (which would have been the better option of the two of course..)

Below is a list of 10 scholarships that any student can apply to. Now some deadlines may pass but this is proof that they exist - regardless of GPA, financial position, or any other reason you think your child can't get a scholarship.

 

We wanted to show you that your child doesn't need a 4.0 and crazy financial need to be eligible for scholarships. Here's a quick list we pulled together to prove that.

We wanted to show you that your child doesn't need a 4.0 and crazy financial need to be eligible for scholarships. Here's a quick list we pulled together to prove that.

 

Always Training $1,000 Scholarship

http://always.training/scholarship/

Due April 1

No GPA nor financial need requirement

Just write about a favorite piece of gym equipment

 

AgriLegacy™ Tomorrow, Agricultural Scholarship

http://agrilegacy.com/scholarship/

Due April 1

2.5 GPA

No financial need requirement

Agriculture-based major

 

College Success Scholarship by Study.com

http://study.com/blog/college-success-scholarship-by-study-com.html

Due April 1

No GPA and "Financial need will not be considered"

No specific major or focus

 

CVP Scholarship Program

https://cvpco.com/community/

Due April 1st and/or October 1st

No GPA nor financial need required

For animal lovers

 

The Cover Guy 4th Annual Scholarship

https://www.thecoverguy.com/the-cover-guy-annual-scholarship/

Due April 1

No GPA nor financial need required

Like hot tubs? Here you go.

 

AHLEF Self-Nominated Scholarships

https://www.ahlef.org/Scholarships/Academic/AH_LEF_Self-Nominated_Scholarships

Due date hasn't been released yet but most likely May 1

GPA requirements as low as 2.0

No financial need requirements

Hospitality/tourism industry-related

 

NATIONAL HAZING PREVENTION WEEK  (Essay competition)

http://hazingprevention.org/home/awardsandgrants/high-school-essay-contest/

Due April 30

No requirements at all aside from the essay & U.S. citizen

 

NATIONAL HAZING PREVENTION WEEK  (Poster competition)

http://hazingprevention.org/home/awardsandgrants/national-hazing-prevention-week-poster-contest/

Due April 30

No GPA or financial need requirements

Poster restrictions & U.S. citizen

 

Mark & Harrison Scholarship

http://www.marksandharrison.com/scholarship/

Due April 30

High school juniors and seniors or Students currently enrolled in two-year or four-year colleges or universities.

No GPA or financial need requirements

 

RentHop Scholarship

https://www.renthop.com/college_scholarship

Due April 30 & August 31

No GPA or financial need requirements

 

And if you haven't already, don't forget we hold a completely free online webinar for parents & students on where to find scholarships (including ones like these!) If you are interested, you can learn more at www.thescholarshipsystem.com/freewebinar