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Prodigy Finance raises $240M to support the growing number of international students

Prodigy Finance - August 21, 2017

The United States hosted over a million international students during the 2015/2016 academic year – roughly double the number of students in 2004/2005. And, the figures continue to rise. An...

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Preparing for your us arrival

Preparing for your US arrival: what do you need before you leave? 

Claire Hopkins - August 07, 2017

Prodigy Finance has extended loans to more than 7100 talented individuals like yourself. Over the years, we’ve fielded many questions from our community-funded students – everything from “what’s...

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Engineering coa how much does a degree cost

Engineering CoA: How much does a degree cost?

Katie Schenk - June 16, 2017

Considering a masters degree in engineering? Whether you’re after a Masters in Engineering or a Masters in Science in Engineering, you know it’s going to cost a pretty penny.But how much?It’s...

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Where does prodigy finance secure its funding

Where does Prodigy Finance secure its funding?

Ricardo Fernandez - June 09, 2017

Prodigy Finance is a community lender, and as such our sources of funding vary. But before we talk about all the different sources of finance it’s important to understand the history of Prodigy...

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On campus or off campus housing   which is better for grad students

International grad student accommodation

Katie Schenk - May 26, 2017

Every grad student needs to sleep somewhere. No matter how much time you plan to spend in the library, it’s just not an option.But, international students are unlikely to know the nuances of the...

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VIDEO: Community-based financing for International Postgraduate Students

Prodigy Finance - May 23, 2017

Thinking about an international postgraduate degree? Having trouble finding the financing? Prodigy Finance’s community of investors wants to help you reach your dreams. Just listen to what Prodigy...

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VIDEO: Community funding for postgraduate students at top schools in the US

Prodigy Finance - April 25, 2017

International students struggle to find financing for their American post-grad degrees. Sometimes, loan limits are tied to the cost of attending a local university. At other times, it’s just not...

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Prodigy finance loan letters and the american i 20 form

Prodigy Finance loan letters and the American I-20 form

Katie Schenk - March 17, 2017

Off to the United States for your masters? You’re in for an amazing experience. But first, you need to get there. As an international student, you’ll need to secure an F1 visa for the duration of...

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Second new scholarship

Prodigy Finances launches new scholarships worth $100,000

Prodigy Finance - March 14, 2017

We’re celebrating our 10-year anniversary, and we want to celebrate with you! This year, we’re giving out ten scholarships for Master’s degree students, worth $10,000 each. Want to be considered...

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The funny costs that creep into your grad school budget

The funny costs that creep into your grad school budget

Katie Schenk - January 10, 2017

You’re not after cheap; grad school education is an investment. The question usually isn’t whether you need to take a loan, but how much you need to borrow.And that’s a tricky question for any...

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