Get your OWN scholarships
I don’t know if this works, but it is worth a try right? My addition to this is that most people don’t want to give for nothing, I suggest offering something in exchange, like if I earn straight A’s will you give…. Or, give to my college fund and 20% will be given to the Red Cross etc… For more college planning help go to: www.collegelifeplanning.com
8 Tips to Building Your Own Scholarship
Thousands of students desperate to raise money for college are starting to use the Web to recruit donors. While most are getting little or no money, those who have succeeded say eight techniques can improve your chances of getting donations to your personal scholarship fund.
1. Choose the right Web site.
2. Include photos.
3. Give lots of details
5. Think like a donor.
6. Spread the word.
7. Keep your donors and your plea updated.
8. Show your gratitude and give back.Read more at www.usnews.com