Why do you deserve a scholarship?

Share what you plan to do with the scholarship award Why you are deserving doesn’t just have to do with your past achievements; it also has to do with your future plans and goals. Scholarship providers want to fund students who will go on to achieve great things or who wish to give back to their communities.

What do you mean by financial assistance?

Financial assistance or financial aid can refer to: Financial assistance (share purchase), assistance given by a company for the purchase of its shares or those of its holding companies. Student financial aid in the United States, funding intended to help students pay educational expenses.

What is another name for financial aid package?

Schools have different names for these offers: financial aid offer, merit letter, award letter, or financial aid package. Many schools send offers electronically, and may include them with acceptance letter packages. Plus, there’s no standard format, so they can look different from one another.

How do I check my financial aid package?

To check on the status of financial aid being disbursed to you or your account, check with the financial aid office at your college. Note: If you submitted a paper FAFSA, you can check the status of your application after it has been processed (roughly 7-10 days from the date mailed).

What happens if you don’t use all your financial aid money?

If you have leftover money, you have some basic options: Leave the additional money in an account with your school. Get the money as a direct deposit into your bank account, if you have a personal checking or savings account through a preferred bank with your school.