Are there any charts out there that break down SAT and ACT scores and scholarship dollars? I understand that all colleges do not cost the same and the dollar amount in scholarships offered would vary, but isn't there some type of generic guideline? ~ Chris
We found that that you might get scholarships that you weren't expecting. My daughters grades and test scores were not WOW but we filled out the online application at the school she applied to and she received an unexected half tuition scholarship. She had a lot of leadership and service on her application as well as some financial need so that is a possible explanation.
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