Scholarships Articles

5 College Scholarships with October Deadlines

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School is back in session and college scholarships are available! Autumn is a time of exciting changes; the leaves are changing colors, college students of all ages are settling into new routines, and high school students are ramping up for a final run at their top-choice colleges. With school on everyone’s mind, the question of […]

7 Scholarships to Apply for Before September Ends!

Back to school means new roommates, new textbooks, new course and, of course, new bills. College tuition goes up every year, but the amount you pay doesn’t have to. Apply for these fleeting scholarships. All have deadlines of October 1st! 1. The Bartlett Tree Foundation Scholarship The Bartlett Tree Foundation is proud to sponsor the […]

10 Things You Need To Know to Win Scholarships

We all know that paying for school is tough. However, there are thousands of scholarships out there that want to help alleviate the cost of college! Applying for scholarships can be exhausting – sometimes more exhausting than applying to college itself! How can you make your scholarship search more efficient and effective? Allyson Collinsworth of […]

College Tuition Increasing Faster than Inflation: How to Cut Costs

According to a recent NPR report, the cost of college has been increasing “faster than inflation, and family incomes can’t keep up.” In the 1970s, tuition at the University of California, Berkeley, was around $700. Today, U.C. Berkeley students pay around $15,000 per year, a 2,000 percent increase. We are stuck in a frustrating cycle: As […]

Return on Investment in Paying for College

Paying for college is a big investment. A wise investor wants to know what the return on investment (ROI) will be, but how can you find the ROI for paying for college? And how can you figure out the ROI of paying for a particular major, or for a particular college? The website payscale.com provides starting and mid-career salary […]

Paying for College: Grants and Scholarships Surpass Parents’ Role

  According to a new poll on paying for college from student loan giant Sallie Mae, college grants and college scholarships now account for 30% of college costs for the average family, as families continue to deal with rising tuition costs in the aftermath of the Great Recession. Overall college spending per student has also declined from $24,000 in […]

Scholarships for Graduate Students

There are many great reasons to go to graduate school. Getting your Masters degree or Ph.D can help you advance in your career and typically results in a salary raise. Even if your goals aren’t career-based, personal educational growth is always a valuable investment. However, graduate programs can be expensive – here is a list […]

Scholarships for Fourth of July

From the team at StudentAdvisor, we want to wish everyone a safe and happy fourth of July! We would also like to thank our military men and women who continue to fight for our freedom. Celebrate your own Independence Day by checking out these awesome scholarships to help you pay for your education. These are just a […]

5 College Scholarships You Can Still Apply For

School is out, summer is around the corner and college is the next stop. Whether you’re a parent or a student, a first-time freshman or a seasoned senior, paying that fall tuition bill is on your mind. Don’t let it ruin your summer – there’s still time to apply for a few more scholarships! Here […]

Scholarship Sweepstakes – Last Day to Enter!

Today is the LAST day to enter StudentAdvisor.com’s Scholarship Share-a-thon Sweepstakes! To celebrate the launch of ScholarshipAdvisor, our free scholarship search site and app, we are giving away $10,000 in scholarships and daily prizes during our Scholarship Share-a-thon Sweepstakes. Today is the last day to enter to win our $5,000 grand prize and $1,000 runner-up prizes! […]

One Week Left to Win a $5000 Scholarship

​ Calling all students! Trying to pay for college? There is one week left to enter our Scholarship Share-a-thon Sweepstakes! It’s free, it’s easy, and the best part for all of you recent graduates – no essay required! Since the beginning of May, we’ve been giving away $10,000 in scholarship money and daily prizes, including iTunes gift cards and gas cards. The first place […]

Scholarship Saturday: Military Scholarships

The StudentAdvisor.com team wants to wish everyone a happy and safe Memorial Day weekend, and wanted to say a huge thank you to our troops and veterans! Celebrate Memorial Day by taking some time to check out ScholarshipAdvisor, and our scholarships for military personnel and families. Though scholarship season is winding down, this weekend marks […]