The Scholarship Resource Center is open to all students, and potential students without appointment during walk-in hours. Our workshops are open to all Georgia State University students and advance registration is not required.
Downloadable Workshop Schedule Spring 2015
10 Tips for Writing a Competitive Scholarship Essay
This workshop unlocks the secrets of what sets a scholarship winner apart from thousands of candidates — the personal essay! Learn how to create a winning essay by avoiding common mistakes, understanding what the judges want to see, and reviewing winning essays and essays that failed. If you have already written a personal essay that needs work, don’t be afraid to bring it!
|Monday||Oct. 12, 2015||11:00-11:30am||Sparks Hall Room 245|
|Wednesday||Nov. 4, 2015||11:30-12:00pm||Sparks Hall Room 245|
How to Be a Winner: Scholarships 101
This workshop covers the basics of searching and applying for scholarships, how college funding works, adhering to timelines and enhancing research skills.
|Monday||Sept. 21, 2015||11:00-11:30am||Sparks Hall Room 245|
|Tuesday||Oct. 20, 2015||1:30-2:00 pm||Sparks Hall Room 245|
|Wednesday||Nov. 11, 2015||11:00-11:30am||Sparks Hall Room 245|
What Your Parents Didn’t Teach You About Money
This workshop gives students the building blocks for financial success that begin in college life. The workshop covers budgeting, debt and making decisions that will set students up for long term financial success.
|Wednesday||Sept. 30, 2015||11:30-12:00pm||Sparks Hall Room 245|
|Monday||Nov. 2, 2015||11:00-11:30am||Sparks Hall Room 245|
|How to Eat for Cheap||Thursday||Sept. 24, 2015||2:30-3:00pm||Sparks Hall Room 245|
|How to Make the Most of Your Refund||Thursday||Oct. 22, 2015||2:30-3:00pm||Sparks Hall Room 245|
Money, Grad School and You
This workshop assists potential and current graduate students in understanding the options available for financing their graduate education. Students will learn about types of funding sources available and will be provided with resources to begin their funding search.
|Tuesday||Oct. 6, 2015||12:00-12:30pm||Sparks Hall Room 245|
|Tuesday||Oct. 8, 2015||12:00-12:30pm||Sparks Hall Room 245|
Don’t Lose HOPE!: Keeping your hope Scholarship
This workshop provides students with the criteria for gaining and keeping the Hope Scholarship. Students will learn keys to maintaining Hope throughout their college career.
|Monday||Oct. 12, 2015||1:30-2:00pm||Sparks Hall Room 245|
|Monday||Nov. 9, 2015||11:00-11:30am||Sparks Hall Room 245|