There are a number of people who get advantages from different kinds of scholarships, but on the other hand there are also a variety of people that have misconceptions about getting scholarships. Some people think that there are most times the sponsors do not give money as scholarship to any person. They only advertise their campaign, but do not support any students. They always remain in urge of finding the right candidate. But according to the sponsors, the scholarship is always awarded to the eligible students. Only those students who do not submit their applications in the required time are always left from being considered.
The second misconception about the scholarship is that, the sponsor does not pay for the whole fee for the college means they always provide you the less money than the exact amount. It is also cleared by many sponsors that they pay all the required money for college and the winning person does not need to renew scholarships even one time in the whole four years study. The applicant should read all the terms and conditions of the scholarship after getting a scholarship so that there remains no confusion in the minds of people.
The third misconception about the scholarship is that most of the people think that they are not eligible for the scholarships. Scholarships are only for the best students who have high grade points and the students with low grade points or average grade points cannot apply for any kind of scholarship. This is not true, special kind of scholarships is offered to such students who have average grade points. If you have low grades, or average grades then you can get advantage of any other skill that you have.
So you must not get disappointed or try to remove all the misconceptions about scholarships. You should try to apply on as many scholarships as you can do so that you can win any of the scholarships and fulfill all your requirements easily.