Money for Education: non-repayable sources
Using information gained around non-repayable sources of funding for education, you will develop a plan to maximize the amount of money you can access prior to going into financial debt. It is assumed that you have chosen a career, worked out a budget for the length of your program, and have identified all existing and continuing income sources.
Using information researched around scholarships, bursaries, awards and other non-repayable funding for education, you will develop a plan for identifying and applying for non-repayable ways of financing their education.
At the conclusion of this module you will be able to:
- Distinguish between scholarship, award, and bursaries.
- List general sources of scholarship, bursaries and grants.
- Make a personal list of scholarships, awards and bursaries that may apply.
- Identify other possible non-repayable sources of funding available.
- Indicate how these sources of funding will work with the budget created.
- Outline the funds still needed every year, for the length of the selected educational program.
- Obtain and properly complete applications for scholarships, bursaries and awards.
- Sample college and university calendars and financial aid publications
- Sample scholarship, bursary, and award applications