ERIC Number: ED367211
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Scholarship Guide & Bibliography: A Guide to Locating and Applying for Postsecondary Scholarships.
Washington State Higher Education Coordinating Board, Olympia.
This publication for students in Washington State is a guide to locating and applying for postsecondary scholarships and a bibliography of scholarship resources. A section, "How to Search for Scholarships," describes in eight steps the process of locating scholarships that fit a student's talents and abilities. The section, "How to Make a Successful Scholarship Application," gives tips on how to construct a competitive application. This section contains a sample format for a scholarship information request addressed to an institution. The last section, "The Scholarship Bibliography," cites over 150 resource books which list actual scholarship opportunities. Most of the publications included in this bibliography are available in public libraries. These resources are listed under the following categories: general, academic disciplines and athletics, foreign study, foundations, graduate and postgraduate fellowships, labor and business, military, Native Americans, other ethnic minorities, special populations, and scholarship programs administered by the Washington State Higher Education Coordinating Board. Each reference gives an address where the publication can be obtained and a brief description of the contents. (JB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington State Higher Education Coordinating Board, Olympia.