Have you ever wondered if there is a way to turn all your homeschool experience and knowledge into college credit? Would you like to find quicker, less expensive ways to complete your college degree? CollegePlus! has the answer to these questions, and makes a perfect fit for the homeschooling lifestyle. Learn how to maximize your learning, enter an essay contest, and earn some money just for participating.
Scholarship Money for Homeschoolers
As a homeschool parent you’re providing your children with a revolutionary education—one that shatters the mold of the status quo. Because you’ve given your children a revolutionary education, CollegePlus!, a leading provider of fully-accredited bachelor’s degrees for homeschool students, would like to help you expand on your educational revolution by offering a scholarship opportunity to your student who may be considering a college degree to open doors into the workforce, ministry or graduate school.
$2699 Scholarship for Homeschool Students:
To help assist homeschool parents with college financial aid options, CollegePlus! has launched an exciting scholarship essay contest (video or written essay) which awards $2699 college scholarships to homeschool students to help them earn the bachelor’s degree of their choice.
An Opportunity to Involve Your Whole Family:
Helping your homeschool student win the scholarship contest is something for your entire family to be a part of—mom, dad and siblings are all encouraged to participate to help your student win. This scholarship essay contest gives your student the perfect opportunity to tell the whole world how they would revolutionize higher education.
All essay contestants automatically win a $250 college scholarship just for participating in the contest, and two winners will be chosen to receive the full $2699 college scholarship. The deadline to enter is February 22, 2010 and the winners will be announced on February 24, 2010.
Who is eligible? Students as young as 15 can enter the contest to win one of the scholarships, so even before they finish high school they can use their CollegePlus! scholarship to begin earning college credits.
College scholarship contest info:
Eligibility: High school students, College-age students, Adults
Essay topic: “How Would You Revolutionize Higher Education?”
Deadline: Monday, February 22, 2010
Grand prizes: Two $2699 college scholarships
Automatic scholarship: All participants receive a $250 scholarship
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