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9 Unique Ways Your Kid Can Earn Scholarships for College

9 Unique Ways Your Kid Can Earn Scholarships for College

Here are nine unexpected ways your child can win a scholarship before heading off to school.


For many parents, nothing is more important than ensuring their kids receive a college education. But with the cost of private colleges–and even out-of-state public colleges–already sky-high, affording college can seem difficult if not impossible. That’s where scholarships come in. And not all scholarships are created equal–some are more unique than others! Ashley Boucher of Sallie Mae is here with nine unexpected scholarships kids can apply for to earn money towards their education.

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