Nowadays college education is something that a lot of people are only dreaming about. Surviving college is one thing but funding your college studies is a whole new different story in itself. Due to the increasing prices of tuition fees and other more educational expenses, a lot of people are not getting the education they want.
Fortunately, with the help of numerous sectors from all around the world education is now becoming more accessible to many people. For example, through online education, people can now study for a degree at the comforts of their homes through online college courses. Aside from that, a lot of organizations are also offering grants for school to assist students in paying for their college education.
“Courage to Grow” is an organization that helps students to reach their dreams of studying in the college of their dreams. This organization recognizes the fact that a lot of people are hindered by their financial state and that money can really come between a student and his/her educational goals. With that said, “Courage to Grow Scholarship” is a scholarship provider that gives out grants for school to students in order for them to focus more on their education rather than finding a way to pay for it.
The “Courage to Grow Scholarship” is a $500 grant given to students should they be chosen to receive the scholarship. Thee scholarship is given once a month and students may choose to apply for the same scholarship every month of the year. In order to be eligible for the “Courage to Grow Scholarship” you must be a student in your junior or senior High School years. College students will also be allowed to apply for the scholarship and students taking online college courses. Aside from that, the student must also display academic excellence by having a minimum GPA of 2.5 or better. The student must also be a US citizen.
In order to apply for the scholarship, you must head on to the official website of the scholarship at https://www.couragetogrowscholarship.com/ and fill out the application form. The application form will ask you to supply basic information about yourself such as your full name, year of birth, and contact details. However, the recipient of the scholarship will be determined through the short essay that you will be asked to answer in the application form. The short essay will ask you the question of why you think you deserve to receive the scholarship. Your answer must be in less than 250 words or less. All application entries must be submitted before March 31, 2018.