Scholarship Mom Tip #24: Note Dollars and Dates

Monica Matthews shares scholarship tips weekly on This week, tip #24 on the value of tracking dollars and award dates.

Scholarship Tip 24

When submitting a college scholarship application, always make note of the amount
offered and date the winners will be notified.

It may seem like a simple step, but when students are waiting to hear
who has won a scholarship that they have applied for, knowing the date is
really helpful. 

Keeping accurate
documentation on each scholarship is a time-saving tip!


Monica Matthews, Scholarship Mom 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!