by Rachel Barner, news editor
Student loans are haunting seniors’ and juniors’ minds with the thought of college ahead. One thing that can save them from going into large debt is scholarships. There are scholarships, both local and national, specific and broad, that fit every student.
A Google search can bring up a bunch of scholarships that are relevant to your major or to your situation. However, instead of searching for the perfect website, here are some with great scholarships.
A good online site is the Scholarship website. It has many scholarships that are available in Pennsylvania, from your major to a specific thing that you are involved in. There are different types of scholarships, with the dates ranging from the end of May to the middle of 2018, for all ages and grades, and with many different amounts of money awarded. Check it out here.
Another website is the College Degree website, which offers 35 scholarships anyone can get. It has many different topics for essays and monetary amounts are ranging, and large corporations and organizations offer these scholarships. Check it out here.
There are many other ways to find scholarships, such as asking local businesses and organizations if they have one, sports scholarships, club scholarships, and even asking your guidance counselor for ones that are around the area.
Journalism Adviser, Saegertown Jr. Sr. High School