Category: Scholarships

Breaking Down Barriers: Increasing Diversity and Inclusion in Scholarship Programs

Introduction In this post, we will be discussing barriers to increasing diversity in scholarship programs. The ultimate goal is to support organizations that are working towards making their scholarship programs more inclusive and diverse. The problem is defined as an absence of racial, ethnic and gender diversity within these programs. Say’s Dr Joy Trueblood, the […]

The Benefits of Undergraduate Research: An Overview of Scholarly Opportunities

Introduction Undergraduate research is an important part of the college experience. There’s nothing quite like being able to work on a project and contribute to the greater body of knowledge in your field. Say’s Dr Joy Trueblood, the benefits of undergraduate research include gaining real-world experience, learning how to work with others effectively, and preparing […]

Navigating the Scholarship Application Process: Tips and Strategies for Success

Introduction Applicants are often at a disadvantage in the scholarship application process. Scholarship administrators may have access to more information about students than applicants themselves, including transcripts, letters of recommendation and personal essays. However, there are some strategies you can use to increase your chances of success. Have a plan and know where to start. […]