As financial aid offers start to arrive for high school seniors, many families are still finding themselves short of funding for college and begin to look for scholarships to fill that gap. And while the scholarship search is particularly urgent for high school seniors will a college bill looming large on the horizon, did you know that we recommend families keep their eyes peeled for scholarships as early as freshman year of high school? Check out the latest installment of our video series, Ask the College Finance Expert, in which former Holy Cross financial aid officer, Robyn Stewart, answers the question, “How Do I Find Scholarships? She provides scholarship search tips applicable to students throughout the high school years and beyond.

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Written by Robyn Stewart
Robyn Stewart is a member of College Coach’s team of college finance experts. Prior to joining College Coach, she worked as a former financial aid officer at College of the Holy Cross. Visit our website to learn more about Robyn Stewart.