How to Get an International Scholarship Webinar Resources
January 30th, 2014 by Victoria Troupe
We’d like to thank everyone for attending our webinar on How to Get an International Scholarship! Even if you missed it, the important thing to know is that there are scholarships and other types of financial aid available for international students – you just have to know where to find them. Once you find a scholarship that you are qualified for, you must submit an application that sets you apart from the rest of the applicants and blows the scholarship judges away! Here are some resources to help you find and win international scholarships.
Resources to Help You Find Scholarships:
IEFA has been providing information about international financial aid and scholarships since 1998. Visit www.iefa.org for more information.
InternationalScholarships.com provides another comprehensive list of grants, scholarships, loan programs, and other information to assist college and university students in their pursuit to study abroad.
Resources to Help you Win Scholarships:
Your scholarship essay is the most important part of your scholarship application. Check out these articles on Writing a Scholarship Essay, 5 Tips to Avoid When Writing your Scholarship Essay, and Common Mistakes in Scholarship Essays.
Other important parts of your scholarship application are your resume or CV and transcripts. Here are some useful articles on How to Make Your Resume Objective Statement Stand Out and Resume Writing Tips. Here is a great piece explaining transcripts – Why Do Scholarships Need My Transcripts?
More Resources Are On the Way!
These and many other resources are available to help you, so take advantage of them!
We will be posting the webinar on our website so that you can refer back to it or watch it if you missed it. We’re also scheduling more webinars discussing financial aid. Be sure to add us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ for VIP access to our upcoming webinars and other valuable resources.