Many have this mental picture of college being one big non-stop party where you can get drinks, dates, and dance all night. College has a liberal environment where parents typically don’t dominate your life anymore, but there is more to college than a fun, social scene. The academic possibilities are endless, so it’s important to study and p [...]
High school students looking for no essay scholarships are in luck. The “Think Green – Environmental Scholarship” is now available at the Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation (www.cksf.org).
The theme of this Think Green Scholarship is the Florida Everglades. Everything you could want to know about one of the world̵ [...]
University101.com and the Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation are teaming up to bring college students “Movie Monday.” On the first Monday of each month a new movie quiz will be available at www.cksf.org.
Unlike other quizzes offered by the Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation, Movie Monday is a fun movie trivia challenge [...]
Everyone deserves the chance to win a scholarship, even if you are already in college. For this reason, Dr. Pepper has created a tuition back scholarship of up to $100,000 per winner!
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Do It All: be a part of what is going on around campus.
Have a Sense of Humor: even if you currently takes thing lightly, find more reasons to laugh. Help others develop a sense of humor by setting a good example. Really, life is short, there is not time to not be happy.
Experiment with your life: maybe not in the way they did it in the 60 [...]
Do you have less than stellar grades? Writing essays for scholarship applications not your thing? Is Athletic DNA not in your gene pool? As it turns out, there are scholarships that are not impacted by these things.
Here are five scholarships that don’t require a good GPA (but you can still apply even if you have a good GPA).
1. College Pr [...]
One of the best parts of college life is getting involved doing something big. At Nova Southeastern University, one of the student projects is called the Living STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).
It’s “living” because the name lends itself to many possibilities. The first is a frisbee throw. The stude [...]
The Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation has created a unique series of nursing scholarships called “Tuition Back Scholarships.” These are scholarships based on nursing core curriculum. Students participate while they are taking the courses. There are two quizzes, one at the midterm point of the semester and one near finals.
It may not seem like a bad idea at the time but it is going to follow you all the way to the job market. ”What are you thinking?” Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and whatever the next social media is are all the 21st century resumes.
Don’t kid yourself, there is a 95% chance that in your next job interview you are going to h [...]
Student employment is available on almost every college campus. It will help you to know the difference between “student employment” and “Federal Work Study.” It may seem a little confusing and the two are often mistakenly used interchangeably but is actually pretty simple.
Federal Work Study: student jobs in which t [...]