Students and parents are encouraged to ‘sign up’ to Mr. Bednar’s Scholarship site at http://collegedollars.wordpress.com/
Scholarship information and links are available at this site. By ‘signing up’ with an email address, the parent or student can received an email each time the site is updated with new information.
Here’s how it works: ScavengerHuntScholarship
Complete a profile in ScholarshipQuest If you are a Nebraska resident in grades 9-12, you will see the EducationQuest Scavenger Hunt Scholarship in your results. “Scavenge” around the EducationQuest website to find answers to the questions in the survey. Complete and submit the survey.
EducationQuest will draw a winner from those who answered all the questions correctly.
In order for the drawing to take place, at least 100 students must complete the survey by March 31. So tell your friends!
Grand Prize – $500 added to your Nebraska State Educational Trust (NEST) 529 plan.
If you are selected as the winner and you do not have a NEST 529 College Savings Plan, you will need to open one to receive the award.
Students may want to check out the search engine Zinch for scholarships at http://www.zinch.com/scholarships.