Most scholarship guides are aimed only at the straight-A student, not this guide! Peterson's The "C" Students Guide to Scholarships
shows that it is possible for average or even below-average students to win some of the millions of dollars in available scholaship awards. It is the essential guide to finding scholarships when your grades suck! Author Felecia Hatcher, has dedicated her life to motivating young people to look past their circumstances and get creative. As a "C" student herself in high school, Hatcher beat the odds and won over $100,000 in scholarships to attend college. Inside you'll find :
- Secrets and techniques needed to apply for hundreds and thousands of dollars in scholarships and grants to compete with straight "A" students
- Insightful, resourceful inofrmation to help you achieve college and scholarship success
- Step-by-step guidance to turn hidden talents and unique strengths into cash for college
- Personal testimonials form "C" students who found their way to success
- Advice on requesting letters of recommendation and working with recommenders
Author Felecia Hatcher, named one of the "Top 10 Superstar Entrepreneurs Under 30" by Allbusiness.com, has dedicated her life to motivating youg people to look past their circumstances and get creative! As a "C" student herself in high school, Hatcher beat the odds and won over $100,000 in scholarships to attend college. In addition, at age 19, Hatcher started her first college coaching business called Urban Excellence. Since then, she has traveled around the country conducting workshops and building successful college-prep programs for Texas A&M, DeVry, the Urban League, the YMCA, the TED Center, and AMPS Institute.
Hatcher has also spearheaded a number of successful experiential marketing compaigns while working for Nintendo, Sony, and the WNBA. In 2008, she embraced her "inner foodie" and took to the Miami streets with her now very successful Feverish Ice Cream Truck and boutique ice cream catering company.
In her free time, Felecia Hatcher works with the Natinal Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), consults with start-ups, and lends her expertise and charisma to the Sweet Success Youth Empowerment Speaking tour. Felecia Hatcher's experience and advice shows that even if you're an average or a below-average student, you can win some of the millions in scholarship funds, too!