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How To Stay On The Mind Of Admissions Officers, How to Get The Most Out Of The Federal Work-Study Program, Unique Scholarships

This August 22, 2012 episode we talk to Dr Andy Borst, Director of Admissions at Western Illinois University (Twitter @WIU_UR) about their unique way of awarding scholarships to incoming freshmen, we discuss how to get the most out of your Federal Work Study Grant, and have our Question and Answer Segment with Kristen Ferguson and discuss the timeline of earning a doctoral degree, and how parents level of actual support does not change their level of assumed support in the eyes of the financial aid office.

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Download The Episode: Ep16 August 21, 2012

 

How to Pay for A Degree When You Already Have One, When Is the Best Time To Apply For Scholarships, And Why You Should Avoid Private Student Loans


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This August 15, 2012 episode we do a series of “student on the street” interviews to find out about students financial aid issues and offer solutions that can help, as well holding our Scholarshippoints.com Question and Answer Segment with Kristen Ferguson and discuss why its better to appeal a financial aid suspension not take out private student loans, and when is the best time to search for scholarships.

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Download The Episode: Ep15 August 15, 2012

How To Get Scholarship Offers As A Freshman, Scholarships & Aid for International Students, and College Affordability

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This August 8, 2012 episode we  discuss how to approach scholarships tied to admissions for freshmen students, and speak with Dr. Andy Borst of Western Illinois University (Twitter @WIU_UR) about their innovative freshman scholarship program, as well as our Question and Answer Segment with Kristen Ferguson and discuss scholarships for international students and college out-of-state.

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Download The Episode: Ep14 August 8, 2012

How To Get Scholarship Offers As A Transfer Student, Scholarships and Aid for Student Parents, and Targeting Your Audience

Download The Episode: Ep13 August 1, 2012

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This August 1, 2012 episode we discuss how to approach scholarships tied to admissions when a student transfers from a community colleges, as well as speak with Angeles Flores, Director of Financial Aid at California State University Monterey Bay, Twitter @CSUMB

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How to File the FAFSA When Parents Are Divorced, Financial Aid Dependency Overrides, and How To Win Scholarships By Staying On Message

This episode we discuss how to file FAFSA if the parents are divorced, And how to ask for help if you have no contact with your parents. Also, we have our Question and Answer Segment with Kristen Ferguson,

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Download The Episode: Ep12 July 25, 2012

State Financial Aid And The Illinois Monetary Award Program, The Average Cost Of A College Education, and 529 Plans

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This July 18 episode we have our Question and Answer Segment with Kristen Ferguson, discuss the Illinois Monetary Award Program, talk to Kendall Stellfox of @Logos Software about the TWO SCHOLARSHIPS OF THE WEEK, and discuss with an investment firm the pros of 529 plans.

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Download The Episode: Ep11 July 18, 2012

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Unmet Financial Need, Washington Media Scholarship, and Paying for A Professional Doctorate, Psy.D.

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This July 11 episode we have our Question and Answer Segment with Kristen Ferguson, discuss the the Federal TEACH Grant Program, talk to The Washington Media Scholars Foundation, and define Unmet Need.

Download The Episode: Ep10 July 11, 2012