With college costs rising, students looking to pay for their higher education need help more than ever. And one surefire way to help lower the costs of college — beyond getting financial aid and grants– is applying for scholarships.


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There are the standard scholarships that require a high GPA, community involvement, and an aptitude for leadership. And then there are the scholarships that are a bit more bizarre with requirements like having the last name Zolp, being left-handed, and having experience with nudism. But free money is free money, right? Take a look at 10 of the most unusual scholarships that you can apply for.

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