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How I Competed For and Won a Full Scholarship

by Shree Raj Shrestha - Posts (5). Posted Wednesday, May 1st, 2013 at 11:14 am

“Just wanted to inform you that your admission package will be leaving our office tomorrow. I held your package back because I was hoping to include an additional letter. Please see the attachment.” This was the email that I received from Ed Bustos, director of international admission at Rollins College, while I was waiting to […]

Top Tips for Managing Your Scholarship Application from an International Student Advisor

by Guest Post - Posts (66). Posted Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 10:42 am

Applying for scholarships can be a lot of work.  Many require lots of paperwork, including essays, transcripts and recommendations.  Getting all that material together on time, and keeping it all organized can be a challenge.  This guest post comes from Scott Johnson, the international student advisor at North Hennepin Community College (NHCC), who has collected […]

Can International Students Attend American Medical School?

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 at 12:48 pm

Thanks everyone who participated in our Q&A event this week.  I hope it somewhat made up for the lack of real webinars happening in the world! Our last question comes from Hana, who asked: are there any medical scholarships for international students? I have to admit, medical school is not an issue we’ve ever covered […]

Side by Side Comparison: Top 10 Cheapest Colleges for Foreign v US Students

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 10:29 am

The U.S. Department of Education recently launched a great new website, the College Affordability and Transparency Center, designed to help students get information about the cost of an undergraduate college education. One of the neatest features is a little tool that lets you look at lists of institutions with the highest/lowest tuition and highest/lowest net […]

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