No Foolin'! - page 2
Even though today was April 1st, I got the best news in the mail and it wasn't an April fool's joke... I got a scholarship! I had applied for a Phi Theta Kappa scholarship that would give me a... Read More
Apr 3, '03The PTK scholarship is for community college students transferring to a 4 year college. The university that I chose is pricey, but has no waiting list for nursing students and does not require testing to enter. I was too afraid that by the time I made it to the top of the list we would either be gone from here or I would be too old. I was somewhat put off by the price but then heard about the PTK scholarship and decided to join PTK and try for it. HPU was very generous, I know that some universities only give small awards to PTK scholars, but they offered half off whatever program I chose.
Just keep trying, Judith. My math instructor swears by scholarships... it's how she financed her education. Check everywhere... have you looked at fastweb.com? They have lots of opportunities and email ones that go with your profile.