Scholarship Scams


Scholarship scam operations prey on students trying to get money to help with college expenses.

How can you tell the difference between a scholarship scam and a legitimate scholarship program? Most legitimate scholarship programs are earnestly trying to give their money to candidates who meet their eligibility criteria.

Usually, there is no fee to apply.

Similarly, the best online scholarship search services do not charge a fee.

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