College education is something that a lot of people are just dreaming about today. However, through the help of online universities and other organizations, college education is now being brought closer to people. Through online education and scholarship opportunities, you yourself can now find a way to fund your way back to college.
Return2College is an educational assistance provider that gives students numerous tools to help them get on track to get back to college. The website offers a degree search engine that helps people find the right program for them just by inputting basic information about them and their preferences. Aside from that, the website also offers lessons and online classes that would help people through the process of going back to college. Various resources and information can also be seen in the website.
It is safe to say that Return2College does believe in the power of college education to make a positive impact not just in people’s lives but also in the world. Driven by this belief while recognizing the fact that a lot of adults are not able to study in a college due to various reasons, Retrun2College also offers student grant opportunities for their clients. The Return2College Scholarship is a $1000 grant that may be used by the recipient to fund his/her college education or even online classes. The scholarship is open to adults who are planning to take up higher education in a university or through distance learning degrees.
The applicant must be a legal resident or a citizen of the United States in order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship. Aside from that, the student must also be planning to take up higher education such as a college degree or a postgraduate degree. Students who would wish to take up distance learning degrees are also open to apply for the scholarship. The applicant must be planning to go to school within the next 12 months or is currently a full-time student, although part-time students will also be allowed to apply. Lastly, e applicant must be aged 17 or older – there is no maximum age limit for the applicants.
All entries must be submitted by April 30, 2018 and you can apply by heading to the website of the scholarship at http://www.return2college.com/awardprogram.cfm. In the application form you will be asked to supply basic information about yourself as well as your educational background and plan. The decisions of the scholarship committee will depend on your answer to the essay question in the application form wherein you would have to answer the question, “”Why are you getting your degree?” in 3 sentences.