Nowadays, paying for college is something that a lot of people are concerned about due to the rising prices of tuitions and other expenses. Fortunately, through online education people can spare themselves from any additional living expenses of studying in a college. Aside from studying through a distance learning program, you may also apply for the various scholarships out there to fund your education.
College JumpStart is a scholarship provider that helps students get through college by helping them fund their education. College JumpStart aims to provide assistance to deserving students by rewarding them with scholarships other grants as a token to the students’ her work, perseverance, and passion to learn. These people value education, particularly college education, as something that can heavily affect somebody’s life. Furthermore, College JumpStart also recognizes the fact that a lot of passionate students out there are not being given the right chances to pursue their education due to financial constraints.
With that said, with the help of generous donations from various sectors, College JumpStart is able to provide grants for many students and one of those scholarships is the College JumpStart Spring Scholarship. As the name suggests, the scholarship is the spring edition of the scholarship provider’s scholarship program. The grant amounts to $1000 and can be used to fund a student’s studies in a university or through a distance learning program. Part of the traits that would win you the scholarship is if you are committed to using education as a tool to improve your family’s life.
The scholarship is open to High School students who are in the 10th-12th Grade, college students, and even online education students. Furthermore, the student must also be planning to attend either a 2-year or 4-year course in the US. In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, the applicant must also be a United States Citizen or at least a legal resident. All entries must be submitted on April 15, 2018.
In order to apply for the scholarship, simply head on to the application page of College JumpStart at http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/application-us/. In this page you will be asked to fill out a form with your personal contact information and more. You will also be asked to answer a question in less than 250 words and this statement will determine if you will get the scholarship or not. You may choose to answer one of the following questions:
(1) What are your educational goals?
(2) How will winning this scholarship help you attain your goals?
(3) Write about a time when “hard work” paid off.
(4) Describe your experience with community service and volunteering and how that has affected you and your outlook.
For more information regarding the scholarship, you may visit its official website at http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/home/2017/10/18/spring-2017-2018-scholarship-is-now-open.html.