AO Advice: Applying to Merit Scholarships

Do you want to maximize your chances of receiving merit-based scholarships to fund your college education? Join us for an enlightening webinar, “AO Advice: Applying to Merit Scholarships,” tailored specifically for high school students and their parents, where we will dive deep into the world of merit scholarships and unveil essential strategies to secure those coveted financial awards.

In this informative webinar, you’ll gain valuable insights into the world of merit scholarships, and our financial aid and admissions expert Mathew Garrison will share his knowledge, experience, and tips to navigate the scholarship application process successfully. Key learnings you can expect include:

  • Understanding Merit Scholarships: Discover the different types of merit scholarships available, including institutional, national, and private scholarships. We’ll also explain how merit-based scholarships differ from need-based aid and the eligibility criteria for various scholarships.
  • Building a Strong Scholarship Profile: Learn how to create an impressive scholarship profile that showcases your academic achievements, extracurricular activities, leadership roles, community service, and other factors that can significantly influence scholarship decisions.
  • Avoiding Common Pitfalls: Learn about common mistakes that applicants often make during the scholarship application process and how to avoid them to maximize your chances of success.
  • Exploring Scholarship Resources: Discover various online platforms, tools, and databases that can help you find scholarships that align with your interests and qualifications.

Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to equip yourself with the knowledge and skills necessary to tackle the scholarship application process confidently. Whether you are aiming for a scholarship in academics, arts, athletics, or any other area of excellence, this webinar will empower you to stand out from the competition and secure the financial support you deserve for your college journey.

Mark your calendars and join us for “AO Advice: Applying to Merit Scholarships” to embark on a path toward a brighter, more affordable future. Register now to reserve your spot!

Date 08/15/2023
Duration 1:00:35