Many students spend their scholarship searching time exclusively looking for well-known national and international scholarship sponsors and miss out on what is offered in their own backyard. Ignoring local scholarships can backfire “because they have much less competition than national scholarships and the chances of winning are greater for students who diligently apply for them,” according to College Scholarship Expert Monica L. Matthews.
To help the college-bound, Monica put together a great collection of links in her post:
It is a must-read packed with tips to jumpstart your own local scholarship search.
Get going now and good luck!!!