5 Myths About Scholarships [VIDEO]
We bust five myths about scholarships in this animated video.
Scholarships are a big deal for most students. Winning even a single award can cut down on tuition, books, and other fees. But there's a lot of misinformation out there about deadlines and eligibility, so we've made a short video to bust the 5 biggest scholarship myths.
Check it out!
Pressed for time? Here's a quick rundown of the video.
Myth #1: I don't have the grades!
Fact: 86% of awards don't care about your marks
Myth #2: There's too much competition!
Fact: 59% of scholarships want more applicants
Myth #3: Only schools give out scholarships
Fact: Over 10,000 scholarships come from other organizations
Myth #4: All scholarship deadlines are in spring
Fact: Scholarship deadlines happen year-round
Myth #5: I'm not in financial need
Fact: Only 32% of awards ask about financial need!
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This video was produced by VFX artist Thomas Meijer. Thanks Thomas!