The Scholarship Book: The Complete Guide to Private-Sector Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants, and Loans for the Undergraduate

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Daniel J. Cassidy, Ellen Schneid Coleman Research Group
Prentice Hall Press, 2006 - Education - 650 pages
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For those who dream of a college education and need money to make it happen--now with a CD-ROM.

More than a million copies sold.
The Scholarship Book, 12th Edition, is the first and most acclaimed guide to private-sector scholarships, grants, and loans published in America-helping countless students locate, apply for, and receive private-sector financial aid related to every major field of study.

In this new edition-complete with an expanded table of contents and an array of new scholarship sources presented for the very first time-students will find the single most comprehensive listing of private-sector awards offered by a wide range of corporations, unions, trust funds, religious and fraternal organizations, associations, and private philanthropists, all eager to provide them with the financial assistance they need to continue their education.

This invaluable resource gives students essential tips for determining which awards they qualify for, helps them write winning essays, applications, and cover letters, alerts them to scams and rip-offs, and provides useful lists of recommended websites and publications.

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This book is good for parents and students. It helps to by pass the web sites that want to take your money and then charge you up every month. With the right information you can write your own grant proposials or essays. I found this material to be very informative. Read full review

The scholarship book: the complete guide to private scholarships, grants, and loans for undergraduates

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The third edition presents few significant changes from previous editions (1984, 1987) and continues to be a product of the authors' National Scholarship Research Service database. This is also the ... Read full review


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Cassidy is President of National Scholarship Research Service.

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