Are Scholarships Worth It?
We decided to investigate what the best way to pay-off student loan debt is. We tracked down the numbers to discover the average student loan debt for US students, the average salary for a part-time undergraduate job, and the average starting salary for a full-time job after graduation. We looked at the amount of time it takes to apply for scholarships and figured out how many scholarships you need to win in order to cover your student loan debt. Are scholarships worth it? Here’s what we discovered: