- Scholarships are usually based off of merit or athletic achievement, and don’t need to be repaid.
- You might have to meet certain requirements to keep your scholarship while in school.
- You may be able to find scholarships through your school’s financial aid office or private sources.
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To pay for rising educational expenses, many students are looking for financial assistance — and scholarships are one of the best ways to help cover the cost of college. Scholarships are a type of financial aid that doesn’t need to be repaid. You may be able