You’ll often hear it said that millions in dollars in scholarship funding goes unclaimed every year, and while this statement is (at worst) out of date and (at best) intentionally misleading, it is true that there are thousands of private scholarships available from organizations outside of the colleges and the government (the two best sources of college financial aid) that you do not want to leave on the table.
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