<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Every year, around $ 46 billion in scholarships awarded to US students. And even if your GPA is weak, it certainly does not mean you're out of the race. Felecia Hatcher, author of "The Scholarship Guide for Students C: A creative guide to finding scholarships when your grades are zero and your parents are ruined"Recently met Yahoo Finance to explain that there was money to be earned, regardless of your grades. You just have to know where to look. "data-reactid =" 15 "> Every year around $ 46 billion in scholarships awarded to US students. And even if your GPA is weak, it certainly does not mean you're out of the race. Felecia Hatcher, author of "The Scholarship Guide for Students C: A creative guide to finding scholarships when your grades are zero and your parents are ruined"Recently met Yahoo Finance to explain that there was money to be earned, regardless of your grades. You just have to know where to look.

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<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Hatcher tells the story of her high school guidance counselor advising her not to even consider attending college because of her low MPC. But Hatcher did not stop him from asking for financial help. Out of 300 scholarship applications submitted, she earned $ 130,000 in scholarships and grants by focusing on local scholarships in her community. She urges students to apply for as many scholarships as possible. "It's almost a lot like lotto. The more you play, the better your chances of winning. "data-reactid =" 17 "> Hatcher tells the story of her high school guidance counselor advising her not to even consider going to university because of her low grade point average. does not prevent her from applying for financial aid.Of 300 Scholarships After submitting her applications, she has earned $ 130,000 in scholarships and grants by focusing on local scholarships in her She urges students to apply for as many scholarships as possible. "It's almost like a lottery. More win. "

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<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Hatcher says that 60 to 65% of scholarships and grants require either less than 3.5 GPAs or do not require a GPA requirement at all. "Students would in fact be surprised by the considerable number of scholarship opportunities that do not require a cumulative average requirement. Many of them are mainly oriented towards extra-curricular activities. ""data-reactid =" 19 "> Hatcher indicates that 60 to 65% of the scholarships require at least 3.5 GPA or do not require GPA obligation." Students would in fact be surprised by the number of scholarship opportunities who do not ask for a GPA requirement, many of them are mainly oriented towards extra-curricular activities. "

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<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Hatcher also mentions that the process begins by asking your parents to appeal to their network of family, friends and colleagues. They could be involved in scholarship committees and could also be good candidates to write you letters of recommendation. She notes that she received a scholarship based on her mother's craft. "My mother is an educator and one of the scholarships I received was a classroom teacher association that I received only because she was an educator," she says. "Data-reactid =" 21 "> Hatcher also mentions that the process starts with asking your parents to call on their network of family, friends and colleagues.They can be involved in scholarship committees and be good candidates to write you letters of recommendation.It notes that she received a scholarship based on the craft of her mother: "My mother is an educator and one of those scholarships that I have obtained was a class teacher association that I only had because she was an educator, "she said.

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<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "The process may be intimidating, but Hatcher suggests grouping the application materials so that students can send a large number of applications with less time. She says, "You may need to rework a few sentences, but you will not have to sit down for hours and rewrite a brand new essay. So you can quickly send documents instead of thinking that you have to start over every time you have a new application. ""data-reactid =" 23 "> The process can be daunting, but Hatcher suggests grouping the application materials so that students can send a large number of applications with less time." It may need to rework a few sentences, but you should not sit for hours and rewrite a brand new essay. So you can quickly send documents instead of thinking that you have to start over every time you have a new application. "

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<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "High school students use a lot of social media and so have to make it work for them on scholarships. "You can search for scholarships via hashtags. You can search for awards in the keyword section on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, "she explains. "data-reactid =" 25 "> High school students use social media a lot, so they have to supervise it for the scholarships." You can search for scholarships via hashtags. You can also search for grants in the "Keywords" section. Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, "she says.

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<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "And a good life lesson for any young person: use failure to propel you. "You're going to receive a rejection letter, and that's fine," says Hatcher. "But you can not let that stop you from progressing.""data-reactid =" 27 "> And a good life lesson for any young person: use your failure to propel you forward." You're going to receive a rejection letter, and it's okay, "said Hatcher. But you can not let that stop you from moving forward.

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