How to Win Scholarships - 2.1 Make Your Application Stand Out
The most important thing you can do is apply for as many opportunities as possible. As mentioned earlier, apply for at least 20 opportunities that are relevant to you. After that, keep applying for more because it could be the difference between winning a few thousand dollars to getting your entire education paid for.
Krystina Mierins is a writer and editor who has worked with dozens of students as they prepared applications for grants, scholarships, and bursaries. She has provided us with guidance regarding the problems she encounters most often when editing applications. She has noted that there are some problems she sees in almost every application she edits.
This presentation will provide you with guidance so that you can avoid these pitfalls and ensure your application stands out. How To Ensure your Application Stands Out. This tutorial will cover five key points to keep in mind when developing your application.
The first is to capture the reader’s attention from the first sentence. You will also want to Show the reader what you have to offer, rather than tell them. The funder wants to know what you will contribute if given the award. Any application must be well-written and finally, don’t forget to include information from your resume.