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Walmart Scholarship Options

Walmart Scholarship options include non-employees as well. Along with the philanthropic vision and generous funding from the Walmart Foundation average award amounts can range from $1,000, $3,000 and up to $13,000.

There are several choices of scholarship awards depending on your family's employment relationship with Walmart. All Walmart scholarships require a demonstration of financial need. There is a modest minimum academic requirement to meet.

Also be sure to check out the minority scholarships link at the bottom of this page. If you are looking for scholarships for blacks, scholarships for minority women or Hispanic scholarships you will want to review these opportunities.

Be sure to visit the recommended links at the bottom of this page for complete details on these attractive private scholarships for college students.

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Avoid the Pitfalls of Private Scholarships

With the private scholarship criteria being fairly generic, be cautious of the familiar trap created by the simple laws of supply and demand. With thousands of Walmart store locations and over 1 million employees you can imagine the stiff demand there is for these attractive private scholarships.

The downside is that you can spend a lot of time applying for private scholarships and have little return for your efforts. Not that you are not deserving it it's just the fact that there are often many thousands of applicants competing for a limited number of private scholarships.

To hedge your bets and tilt the odds dramatically in your favor be sure you know how you can get the laws of supply and demand to work FOR you.

Visit my free webinar to learn the proven strategies of finding where the biggest sources of scholarships and grants for college are.

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What Clients Are Saying

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