Ben Kaplan

Ben Kaplan won more than two dozen scholarships -- amassing nearly $90,000 in unrestricted college cash for use at any school. In 1999, he graduated from Harvard debt-free, with virtually the entire cost of his education covered by his scholarship winnings. In addition to writing "The Scholarship Scouting Report, " Kaplan is the author of "How to Go to College Almost for Free" and "Scholarship Seeker's Toolbox" -- the three books forming an essential paying-for-college trilogy for students of...See more