Securing Degrees FAQs

Find answers to commonly asked questions about securing scholarships and navigating the scholarship application process. We address various topics, including eligibility criteria, resource availability for different student demographics, field of study, and international students. Explore our FAQs to ensure you have the information you need to make the most of your scholarship journey. 

Do You Only Offer Resources For Need-Based Scholarships, or Do You Also Cover Merit-Based Scholarships?


At Securing Degrees, we provide resources and support for both need-based and merit-based scholarships. We believe that every student, regardless of their financial background, should have access to resources and guidance to secure scholarships based on their unique strengths and achievements. Whether you’re looking for financial aid based on your family’s income or seeking recognition for your exceptional achievements, we have scholarships and valuable resources to guide you on your journey. Our platform ensures that students from all income levels, including parents who exceed the income required for FAFSA, have access to scholarships and the support they need to secure a debt-free education.

Is Securing Degrees exclusively for low-income students, or can anyone benefit from the platform?


Securing Degrees University is open to all students, regardless of their income level. We believe in equal opportunities for all and provide resources and strategies that cater to a diverse range of students, ensuring that everyone has a chance to pursue a debt-free education.

How can Securing Degrees help me secure scholarships?


 We provide comprehensive resources, personalized coaching, and proven strategies to help you articulate your unique story and win scholarships, guiding you through the application process for a debt-free education. 

Can Securing Degrees assist international students in finding scholarships?

Absolutely! Securing Degrees University supports students from all over the world. Our resources and strategies are designed to help international students navigate the scholarship application process and find opportunities that suit their specific circumstances.

Are there resources available for non-traditional students, such as adult learners or those returning to education after a break?

Yes, Securing Degrees recognizes the unique needs of non-traditional students. We offer tailored resources and guidance to assist adult learners, individuals returning to education, and those pursuing alternative educational paths in securing scholarships.

Does Securing Degrees University provide resources for specific fields of study or are scholarships available for all academic disciplines?

We provide resources and support for scholarships across various academic disciplines. Whether you’re interested in STEM fields, humanities, arts, or any other area of study, our platform offers guidance and strategies to help you find scholarships relevant to your chosen field.

Can Securing Degrees University assist with scholarship applications for graduate or professional programs?

Absolutely! Securing Degrees provides resources and support for undergraduate, graduate, and professional program scholarships. We understand the unique requirements and application processes for advanced degrees and offer guidance tailored to these specific scholarship opportunities.

Are there resources available for students who have previously been unsuccessful in securing scholarships?

Yes, Securing Degrees offers guidance and strategies for students who may have faced challenges in securing scholarships in the past. We help you identify areas of improvement, refine your scholarship applications, and enhance your chances of success.

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