501 Ways for Adult Students to Pay for College: Going Back to School Without Going Broke (Paperback)
Adults can find the means to go back to school despite the pressures of work, family, and a mortgage with this guide to funding continued education.With expanded information on online and distance learning and part-time classes and new financial aid, loan, and scholarship opportunities, this updated resource teaches adult students how to find and win scholarships designed especially for them, obtain financial support from employers, get financial aid for distance learning, receive larger financial aid packages, take advantage of educational tax breaks, trade tuition costs for volunteer service, and cancel education debts with loan forgiveness programs. Twenty firsthand anecdotes inspire adult students with creative and unusual ways to pay for their education.
Gen Tanabe and Kelly Tanabe won more than $100,000 in merit-based scholarships to graduate from Harvard debt-free. They are the authors of 14 books including The Ultimate Scholarship Book, How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay, and 50 Successful Ivy League Application Essays. They tour the country as speakers on college planning and live in the Bay Area, California.