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How Parents Can Help Their Students Win a Scholarship for College
It is possible for parents to play a role in helping their students win a scholarship, or several? Keep reading…
I see this question a lot. Moms (like me!) and dads want to do whatever they can to help their students win scholarships. Let’s face it, if their students win, they win.
College scholarships ease the financial burden of college expenses for parents.
The more money their students win, the less financial stress they will have themselves, right?
When my son was a senior in high school, my husband and I had NO IDEA how we would pay for his college education. We had not been able to put any money away into a college fund for him and we had two younger children still at home.
It was like he was a toddler one day and then BAM, a graduating high school senior the next!
Does this sound at all familiar?
The good news is that, YES, moms and dads can help their students find, apply for, and win scholarships. I know this because I did and so did several of my friends when I told them exactly how I helped my son. Since then, I have helped thousands of other parents to help their own students. I love what I do!
One more thing!
Students, after I received so many inquiries about how those of you without parents who are willing to help you in your scholarship quest, I wrote, How To Win College Scholarships: A Guide For STUDENTS In 10 Easy Steps.
You asked for it, I wrote it, now go read it!
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 regard 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. She teaches them how to apply S.M.A.R.T. with outstanding results.
Monica’s scholarship tips have been featured on many prominent websites, and she has been dubbed the “Go-To” expert on college scholarships.