Scholarship Mom Tip #7: You May Be Needy

Scholarship Mom Monica Matthews scholarship tip this week focuses on qualifying for need-based scholarships with what you need to know about need-based scholarships.


You Need to Know about Need-Based Scholarships

Did you know that some
“need-based”(meaning you have financial need) scholarships consider anyone with an income level below $100,000 to be

Don’t ignore need-based scholarships just because you think you
or your parents make too much money! You never know which income levels
are considered “too much” to meet the scholarship qualification guidelines. 

Bottom line: If the income requirements
are not specified in the scholarship application guidelines and you need help paying for
school, apply for the scholarship!

MonicaMonica Matthews is our favorite scholarship mom! After helping her son win $100,000 in scholarships for his college education, she founded to share what she learned along the way and now she’s sharing her tips with SmartCollegeVisit!