Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program
Through the Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program families can prequalify for top merit scholarships at both public and private colleges nationally. Using our college track system family's earn reward points as they complete task and hit goals listed on their action plan. Reward points can be redeemed as discounts and applied toward bridge programs, college prep courses, residency programs, workshops, and activities which builds your students profile and helps them qualify for top merit-aid scholarships at the college of their choice.
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At Oink show parents how to plan, prepare, and pay for college without having to go broke in the process. We partner with parents to help them with both early college preparation and college admissions.
New members are enrolled into our Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program. The Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program allows parents to earn micro-scholarships valued up to $70,000 or an entire year of college tuition paid in full at any 4 year/or 6 year public or private accredited college in the United States. Click here to learn more about the Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program.
Parents earn micro-scholarships on behalf of their children when they complete and check-off action steps from their Action Plan. To view list of Action Steps click here. Action steps correlate with your childs age, grade, and stage of college readiness and as parents accomplish goals it helps build their child's student profile. Ultimately, the student profile is what college admission officers throw scholarships at. Action steps are used to guide and let the parent know where they are on track during that school year. Action plans are updated yearly during the parents annual review.
complete what we call action items which that can help them save on the cost of college. Parents receive a yearly action plan that outlines their college track
Now that you have had your first lesson in college planning the next step is to download a free college report on us.
The college report will help us determine where you are in the college planning process and what your next step should be. The age of your child will play a significant roll in your report. The younger the child the more time you have to plan and prepare, and of course the older your child the less time you have to plan and prepare so it's important that you know your options now.
Frequently Asked Questions
How are points earned?
Parents earn points when they complete task and check off task on their Action Plans.
When new members join the Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program.
When parents or child complete a course or workshop.
Complete task, goals, or milestones associated with their action plan.
Upgrade membership plan.
Your child completes a college prep course or workshop.
Parents host a Scholarship Party.
Parents receive 5% back in the form of scholarship points on their saving balances at the end of each year.
When students grade point average is at least a 3.0/B (Grades 1st through 12th.).
Students score a 1250 or higher on SAT or equivalent exam.
When student completes AP courses and scores a 4 or higher.
Parents complete Annual Reviews
During special promotions.
Purchase a product or service.
Refer a friend that becomes a Piggy Rewards Member.
and much more.
How Much Does It Cost To Participate in the Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program?
What is an Action Plan? and, How are they related to Action Steps?
An Action Plan is a college plan that shows parents what steps they need to take during the school year to help them build their childs student profile. As they complete task or action steps they earn Piggy Rewards Points.
How to get started?
To get started follow the three steps listed below.
Why do I have to register for the Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program prior to becoming a College Prep 4Parents member?
The Piggy Rewards Scholarship Program works directly with all of our programs and gives parents access to our members area. Also, since the Oink Group is a social enterprise it gives us an opportunity to welcome all of our members to the community and answer any questions they may have before they join.
Can we still apply for financial aid?
Yes. Reward points are not itemized on the FAFSA form.
What if my favorite college is not on your list?
Do I have to start a savings plan or purchase a college prep plan to participate?
No, you do not have to start a savings plan or purchase a college prep membership to participate. However families that have a college funding plan or college prep membership through the Oink Group enjoy additional benefits.
Is any money deducted from my assets?
No. Piggy Rewards is a no-fee program. Reward Points are an extra benefit for being a participating member. Similar to frequent flyer miles. Reward Points are redeemable as tuition discounts and not cash.
Can family participate?
Are my students guaranteed admission when they apply at colleges?
No. The normal admissions standards apply.