Transition Word Practice

Many students have trouble choosing the correct conjunctive adverb. The key is to read closely enough to understand clearly the relationship between the two parts of the sentence. WORDS AND PHRASESrevised815.pdf

$2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship – Niche

Stop what you’re doing and apply for this scholarship NOW! Need help getting your student to sit down and put in the effort to apply? Consider registering him or her for our Scholarship Application Workshop. College scholarship without essay or GPA requirements. Easy scholarship application for high school and college students. — Read onContinue reading “$2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship – Niche”

NACAC National College Fairs- Preparing for College: Senior Checklist

My nephew will be a senior in a few weeks. He asked me today what he needs to be doing to prepare for college applications. His goal is to get his entire 5-year Architect degree paid for. I found this article in a quest to find him a complete to-do list. This is an excellentContinue reading “NACAC National College Fairs- Preparing for College: Senior Checklist”

Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge –

Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $15,000 – Application Deadline: February 28, 2019 – Learning to drive is one of the coolest times for a teen. But facts have shown it can be extremely dangerous. You have the power to inspire your fellow teens, maybe better than a teacher or a parent can,Continue reading “Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge –”

Diversity Leadership Project Scholarship –

Diversity Leadership Project Scholarship Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $1,000 – Application Deadline: August 1, 2018 – Diversity Leadership Project is a national organization dedicated to bringing the voices of high school students to the forefront on issues of diversity, racism, and inclusion, as well as other related issues teens face today. Our blog offers aContinue reading “Diversity Leadership Project Scholarship –”

WomenLead Scholarship –

WomenLead Scholarship Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $3,000 – Application Deadline: April 30, 2019 – WomenLead recognizes the need for diverse leadership in ministry, nonprofits, and public service and seeks to accelerate the extraordinary leadership of diverse women of faith to lead change by using their talents to educate, advocate, and activate. Two educational scholarships inContinue reading “WomenLead Scholarship –”

Denny’s Hungry for Education Foundation Scholarship –

Denny’s Hungry for Education Foundation Scholarship Scholarship – HFE’s Mission is to recognize students by awarding deserving students with scholarships for their ideas to help Denny’s efforts to fight childhood hunger. — Read on

AXA Achievement Scholarship –

AXA Achievement Scholarship Scholarship – Maximum Amount: $25,000 – The AXA Achievement Scholarship provides over $1.4 million in scholarships to young people throughout the nation representing all 50 states, Washington DC and Puerto Rico. Students have the opportunity to receive a scholarship at the level of $2,500, $10,000 or $25,000. AXA Achievers and scholarship amountContinue reading “AXA Achievement Scholarship –”

ACT and SAT scores not only predictor of college success

For admissions offices that are strapped for time, test scores can provide a place to start to identify whether or not a student will be successful, but da Silva also said there has to be a commitment to reviewing each application and reading the students’ stories as well. “At the end of the day, that’sContinue reading “ACT and SAT scores not only predictor of college success”