Scholarships are a form of gift aid, free money that does not have to be repaid. Scholarships help make college more affordable, reducing the recipient’s debt and work burden. Every dollar a student wins in scholarships is a dollar less borrowed. Learn how to win more scholarships and avoid pitfalls associated with scholarships.
PrivateStudentLoans.com recommends you consider all financial aid alternatives including grants, scholarships and federal loans
(Federal Stafford, Federal Parent PLUS, Federal Grad PLUS) prior to applying for private student loans.