Awareness, value, efficiency, effort & competition, and communication are the keys to scholarship transparency. Receiving even a single scholarship can improve a student's chance of graduating by 50%. Transparency matters. How does your institution's scholarship process rank? This handout will help you decide >
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Poor organization of scholarships causes friction for students and administrators alike. Ken Downs shares 10 points of friction that make the scholarship ecosystem feel like a league of its own.
ScholarshipUniverse, a single source for institutional and vetted external scholarships, identifies and matches relevant scholarships—tailored to each student’s unique goals, and life situation.
With the rise of unverified scholarships, it's important that students spend their time and energy applying to valid opportunities. Use this checklist to help avoid #sketchy scholarships.
We’re putting the AI in FinAid. Chris Chumley shares the vision driving the most intuitive financial aid chatbot ever. Yes, ever.
For a student in the last decade or two, with the rise of the internet, searching for scholarship opportunities is far easier—kind of. In the 2-part series Ken Downs shares the history of scholarships
Identifying scholarship providers who have ulterior motives (vaping? Fees?) is getting harder. Our vetted external scholarship database makes it easy for schools to provide relevant, trusted options.
Meet ScholarshipUniverse, our newest approach to simplifying the student financial services puzzle—and an exciting addition to our powerful platform. COO Chris Chumley shares his vision.
Scholarships can influence decisions about which college a student chooses to attend. Even small awards can sway decisions. Are you providing the information students need to consider your school?
Scholarship donors are #awesome. What are you doing to let them know that? Make sure you have a strong and fair awards process—and show them the impact on students’ lives.
There are so many scholarship opportunities out there. So, why don't students apply? Understanding their mindset and motivation can help you make the process more engaging.
Three million students drop out of college each year. A smoother path to scholarships could have made a difference. Ready to crush scholarship challenges?
Technology is supposed to make everything easier. But change can be daunting. Here are tips to help your office embrace new innovations in scholarship management.
“The ability for scholarship organizations to allocate & disburse funds has come to a standstill,” says VP Amy Glynn. The NSPA has asked ED to reconsider guidance on sharing student data—and we agree.
In an ideal world, you’d have unlimited scholarships to help every student on campus. But in the real world, those awards are extremely limited. Here are tips to award those precious dollars fairly.