Applying for Scholarships During the Pandemic (ages 12–26)

Most of my writing and speaking is about getting kids through college debt-free without scholarships—but people have been asking me lately, “Would it be a good idea to apply for scholarships during the pandemic?”

Yes!

Here, 4 great resources for families applying for scholarships during the pandemic:

1. Skim this article—it points you to 1.5 million scholarships to apply for.

2. Skim this article as well—it gives you a genius way to motivate your kids to want to fill out scholarship applications.

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3. Skim over this very popular article on how students can rake in college scholarships despite lower grades and test scores.

It’s encouraging!

4. Finally, take this 3-hour video class with your son or daughter (age 12–26): MAKE THEM SAY WOW: How to Write One Brilliant Scholarship Application Essay and Use it Over and Over Again.

In this 3-hour video class, I’ll teach you and your kids the fastest, most efficient way to fill out the greatest number of scholarship applications in the least possible amount of time.

[Video Class] MAKE THEM SAY “WOW!”

Help us spread the word about this!

Copy this entire article and paste it right into your school, business, or homeschool newsletter. Put a link to it in your Facebook group! Just include the words “By Jeannie Burlowski.”

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I’m Jeannie Burlowski, and I’m the author of this book:

(This book contains every non-scholarship strategy for getting through college debt-free.)

You can get 10-minute, fast-paced video instruction on how to use this book most efficiently at bit.ly/easylaunchinstructions.

You can see more than 90 reviews of it on Amazon at:

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You can see why financial advising professionals love LAUNCHhere.

You can see the top 9 questions parents are asking me about LAUNCHhere.

Read just one chapter of LAUNCH every 1–3 months while your child’s in middle school and high school, and you’ll know every viable strategy for debt-free college at exactly the right time to implement it.

And if your child’s already well past middle school? That’s OK; you can run to catch up. But the process of getting your kids through college debt-free goes more smoothly the earlier you start it—especially if you’re not planning to save up any money to pay for college.

Do you have specific questions for me about debt-free college and career for your kids?

It’s my members that get most direct access to me. Doors to my membership open each year for just 5 days in March, and 5 days in September. Space is limited. Join the Waiting List here.

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Please click the LIKE or SHARE button on that Facebook post right now. You’ll be helping me get this info out to families who might never otherwise find out about it.

What about you? What ideas do you have for raking in more college scholarships during this time?

Comment below or LIKE Jeannie Burlowski Author on Facebook, find this post on that page, and let’s talk about it there.

Who is Jeannie Burlowski?

Jeannie is a full-time academic strategist, podcast host, and sought-after speaker for students ages 12–26 and their parents and grandparents. Her writing, speaking, and podcasting help parents set their kids up to graduate college debt-free and move directly into careers they excel at and love. Her work has been featured in publications such as The Huffington Post, USA Today, NerdWallet, and US News and World Report, and on CBS News.

Jeannie also helps students apply to law, medical, business, and grad school at her website GetIntoMedSchool.com. You can follow her on Twitter @JBurlowski.