In life, we sometimes have to decide between taking a risk and losing an opportunity all together. Sometimes that risk involves money, which is a huge factor when it comes to earning a college degree.

This episode features Ms. Keisha Woodous, the Assistant Director for Client Services in the Office of Financial Aid. Ms. Woodous explains how taking a chance on applying for scholarships and networking can pay off big time. Be sure to tune in with a pen and pad to take notes on what you can do now to prepare for scholarship applications due later this year and early next year!

TIP TEASE: Start applying to multiple scholarships in the fall/winter for the next school year!

TOOL TEASE: Utilize Norfolk State University’s “Awardspring” application portal/website to receive scholarships specifically for NSU students.

[Photo Credit: L to R, Tresstin White, Mrs. Woodous and Dr. Mebane. Screenshot taken by Ms. White.]