QUESTION: Gates Scholar, Sam Lim, is the founder of which organization that is focused on helping students with scholarships and the scholarship application process?
- Scholarship Junkies
- College Confidential
ANSWER: While all of the above resources are great places to look for more information on scholarships and the scholarship application process, Sam Lim is the Founder and Executive Director of Scholarship Junkies. His understanding of the nuances of the application process is grounded in his own personal experience applying to scholarships, further enabling him to empower, advocate for and mentor other students. If you are currently seeking to apply for a scholarship, we highly recommend you engage with Scholarship Junkies for their expertise and guidance.
For more information on Sam Lim, check out his full biography on the Scholarship Junkies site, which is excerpted below —
Sam’s experience in applying for over 75 scholarships throughout high school and winning 18 scholarships that covered his entire college education, including the 2006 Horatio Alger National Scholarship, the 2006 National ChairScholars Scholarship, and the 2006 Gates Millennium Scholarship, led him to found ScholarshipJunkies.com, a scholarship resource website that provides tips from former scholarship winners on how to compile competitive scholarship applications.