Can I ask colleges for more money?
All you can do is ask and try to be convincing about why their current offer creates a “hardship” for you. The worst they can do is say No. Most schools require a letter or the completion of a standard form for the financial aid appeal process.
Do private schools negotiate tuition?
Believe it or not, college financial aid packages are subject to negotiation. In fact, one-fifth of private colleges are willing to offer a tuition discount, and you might be surprised at how well you can do at public universities as well. Here’s what you need to know when you negotiate college tuition.
What to write in a thank you scholarship letter?
Dear [Donor Name or Organization Name], First Paragraph: State the purpose of your letter. For example: I am writing to thank you for your generous [Name of Scholarship] scholarship. I was very happy and appreciative to learn that I was selected as the recipient of your scholarship.