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How to Choose a College: The Ultimate Guide to the College Decision

<i>Congratulations – you’ve been accepted! Now, go ahead and make a major life decision in less than four weeks.</i> Choosing a college is thrilling, …

6 Scholarships for High School Students: April Round-Up

Every month, we post a round-up of our absolute favorite scholarships for high schoolers with upcoming deadlines. This month, the award amounts are …

The Best University-Based Merit Scholarships

<i>Looking for expert guidance to increase your chances at merit scholarship success? Check out our scholarship coaching and essay editing services.</i>If …

How to Make the Most of a College Tour

College tours are exciting. You're strolling around a beautiful college campus, listening to an enthusiastic tour guide describe all the …

6 Top Scholarships for High School Students: March Round-Up

<i>Looking for expert guidance to increase your chances at scholarship success? Check out our scholarship curation and essay review services.</i>Whether …

5 Under the Radar Scholarships for High School Seniors

<i>Looking for expert guidance to increase your chances at scholarship success? Check out our scholarship curation and essay review services.</i>Seniors, …

6 Merit Scholarships for High School Students with Upcoming Deadlines

<i>Looking for expert guidance to increase your chances at scholarship success? Check out our</i> <i>s</i><i>cholarship guidance</i><i> and</i> <i>essay editing services.</i>Happy New …

College & University

Stress No More: How to Prepare for a Successful College Interview

Although the admissions officers themselves can’t meet thousands of applicants for coffee every year, they <i>can</i> send dedicated alumni interviewers to …

Employment

Will Attending a Summer Program Boost My College Applications?

Not all summer programs are created equal. Many summer programs are, essentially, camps. Selectivity is low and tuition is high, so they make big …

College & University

How to Polish Your College Admissions Essays Without Completely Losing Your Mind

At this point, you’ve read your own essay so many times that you aren’t really <i>reading</i> it anymore – you’re just skimming the shapes of words and …

Creative Writing

How to Write the Harvard Application Supplemental Essays (2017-18)

What can we say about Harvard that hasn't already been said? Harvard is an academic powerhouse that's been producing accomplished alumni for …

College & University

5 Unique Scholarship Opportunities for High School Students

<i>Looking for expert guidance to increase your chances at scholarship success? Check out our</i> <i>scholarship curation</i><i> and</i> <i>essay editing services</i><i>.</i> November is …

College & University

The Best University-Based Merit Scholarships

<i>Looking for expert guidance to increase your chances at merit scholarship success? Check out our scholarship coaching and essay editing services.</i>If …

College & University

The Ultimate Zen Guide to Surviving College Application Season

College admissions season is <i>stressful</i>. If your to-do list seems never-ending, take a breath and try a few small acts of self-care. Not sure where to …

Meditation

Eat the Frog: A Mantra for College Application Season

It's easy to fall behind when you're caught up in the perpetually-whirling cyclone of schoolwork, extracurriculars, practices, rehearsals, summer …

Mark Twain

What Should I Do This Summer? Rising Freshman Edition

“What else should I do this summer?” You’ve already applied for the Summer of Zen Scholarship, of course, and you took our advice and started …

College & University

4 Zen Habits You Can Cultivate Now to Stay Serene in High School

Ah, summer: sunny days, breezy nights, a little less work than usual, and... a <i>lot</i> of pressure to get ready for next school year. Whether you're …

Meditation

Rising seniors: here's how you can prepare for the year ahead

There’s no way around it: senior year is going to be hectic. Try to embrace the excitement – the year will fly by before you know it – and relish in …

College & University

4 Under the Radar Scholarships for High Schoolers with Upcoming Deadlines (as of August 2017)

<i>Looking for expert guidance to increase your chances at scholarship success? Check out our scholarship coaching and essay editing services.</i> Odds are, …

College & University

What Should I Do This Summer? Rising Sophomore Edition

“What else should I do this summer?” You’ve already applied for the Summer of Zen Scholarship, of course, and you took our advice and started …

College & University

What Should I Do This Summer? Rising Junior Edition

“What else should I do this summer?” You’ve already applied for the Summer of Zen Scholarship, of course, and you took our advice and started …

Productivity

4 Simple Scholarships With December Deadlines

<i>Looking for expert guidance to increase your chances at scholarship success? Check out our scholarship coaching and essay editing services.</i>It’s …

College & University

How to Write the Yale Application Supplemental Essays (2017-18)

Yale University is, of course, one of the most prestigious and highly selective universities in the world. Yale prides itself on welcoming the best …

College & University

Top 20 Ways to Stay Zen During the School Year

We were thrilled by the number of unique responses we received to our Summer of Zen Scholarship essay prompt: "What do you do to avoid academic …

Soundtracks

4 Under the Radar College Scholarships with Upcoming Deadlines

<i>Psst! Check our scholarships page for the most up-to-date under the radar scholarship posts.</i>Give yourself a future gift by applying for college …

College & University