75% of college students struggle to meet funding needs for higher education. Scholarships, therefore, are crucial to ending debt without degree, and driving down student borrowing. High demand for scholarships, especially during turbulent economic times, makes students vulnerable to predatory scams.
Approximately 1 in 5 scholarships are fraudulent. You are in a unique position to help protect your students from these scams, especially those that exploit students by obtaining personally identifiable information, i.e., bank accounts and social security numbers.
Share this downloadable scholarship vetting checklist with your students to keep them safe.
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