mycampusGPS blog

March 18, 2020

These days are challenging for high school students, but time away from regularly scheduled academics and activities provides you with an opportunity as well.

It's an chance to to take initiative and prepare properly for the opportunities that lie ahead, namely universi...

February 29, 2020

Do you know there are benefits to winning a scholarship in addition to the money?  

While scholarship funding is the best kind of funding a student can get -- free money that doesn't have to be paid back! -- scholarships offer benefits to the student far beyond mon...

January 5, 2020

What is a personal statement?

A personal statement is a document some universities use to evaluate an applicant’s suitability for admission.  Sometimes the personal statement is used only for admission, and sometimes it’s also used to assess the applicant for scholarshi...

July 23, 2019

We all tell ourselves little white lies now and then.  “I’ll only have one chip.” Or “I’ll work out tomorrow.”  These little lies usually don’t affect our bank account, and we don’t think much of them.

But if your child is telling themselves lies about scholarships...