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#CampusChat – Back to School College Scholarship Tips for Students and Parents
Is it really September already? I hope you had a fabulous summer!
As the new school year begins, let’s get down to business and help parents and their students kick-start the college scholarship process.
On Wednesday’s #CampusChat, my guest will be Todd Weaver. Todd is an Independent Educational Counselor and senior director with Strategies for College. He is going to be answering questions about college scholarships for all levels of students.
Are you wondering how you or your student can learn about and win college scholarships?
DON’T MISS THIS #CAMPUSCHAT! (Did you miss it? No worries! All of this information is found in How to Win College Scholarships.)
Here are the important details:
- What: #CampusChat Twitter Chat
- When: Wednesday, September 7
- Time: 1:00-2:00pm, EST
- Topic: Back to School College Scholarship Tips for Students and Parents
- Host: Monica Matthews @AidScholarship
- Guest: Todd Weaver @CollegeGamePlan
- Sponsor: Smart College Visit
Not sure how to attend a Twitter chat? Keep reading…
Joining a Twitter chat may seem intimidating, but it’s really is easy! If you don’t already have one, go to Twitter.com and create a free account. (Students, please keep in mind that scholarship judges and college admissions officers read students’ tweets and take note of Twitter usernames! Try and use your real name or something that represents you and passes the Grandma Test. More on the Grandma Test here.)
Once you have your account set up, type #CampusChat into the search bar at the top of the page. Be sure to use the hashtag —> # in front of “CampusChat”. This will bring up all of the Tweets involving SmartCollegeVisit and #CampusChat. At 1 pm, you will start to see the questions being asked and the answers being shared. Keep refreshing the page to see all the tweets about #CampusChat, or use a free service like Hootsuite.com to easily follow along and join in on the chat. If you have a question, just ask it in 140 characters or less, making sure to include #CampusChat somewhere in your tweet. Make sure you are following me @AidScholarship and @CollegeVisit so you will not miss any questions or answers.
If you have any questions about how to participate in a Twitter chat, feel free to email me at email@example.com.#CampusChat - Back to School College Scholarship Tips for Students and Parents Click To Tweet
Monica Matthews is the author of How to Win College Scholarships. She helped her own son win over $100,000 in college scholarships and now shares her expertise with other parents and their students. She truly has “been there, done that” in regards to helping parents and students navigate the scholarship process.
Her method of helping students in finding college scholarships, writing unique and compelling scholarship essays, creating amazing scholarship application packets and more, have taught desperate parents to help their own students win thousands of scholarship dollars.
Monica’s scholarship tips have been featured on many prominent websites and she has been dubbed the “Go-To” expert on college scholarships.