Author Shay Spivey Releases her new book At IUPUI Barnes and Nobles

10734170_10153429196654119_389585502166211488_nAuthor Shay Spivey Debuts Book Release How to Submit A Winning Scholarship Application – Secret Techniques I used to Win $100,000 in College Scholarships

Contact: Kolanda Scott 702-527-1424/

Indianapolis, Indiana Nov. 6 – Local Author Shay Spivey, scholarship expert, IUPUI Alumni and winner of over 100,000 in scholarship money will debut her book How to Submit A Winning Scholarship Application, Nov. 13, 2014 which is a new book release by the NCM publishing group. The official book launch event is sponsored by Indiana University School of Social Work and IUPUI Office of Scholarships, IUPUI Multicultural Center. The event will be hosted by Barns & Noble at IUPUI from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. and is open to the public. Admission is free.

Spivey, BSW, MSW is a scholarship and financial aid advisor specializing in helping students understand and prepare to win scholarships for college. Spivey was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana and earned her Bachelor and Master of Social Work from Indiana University. She has studied scholarships and free financial aid extensively and developed a passion for helping others find free money for college. In her first book, How to Submit a Winning Scholarship Application, Spivey shares her proven tips and techniques that helped her win over $100,000 in college scholarships and free financial aid toward her own undergraduate and graduate degrees.

In How to Submit a Winning Scholarship Application: Secret Techniques I Used to Win $100,000 in College Scholarships, Shay Spivey outlines the documents that scholarship applications typically ask for and how to submit multiple applications quickly and efficiently. The book lists winning tips and techniques that give applicants an advantage. As an added bonus, the author provides sample outlines, scholarships essays, letters and a list of 15 alternative ways to pay for college.

Meet the Author, Shay Spivey at her book signing on Thursday, November 13, 2014. This educational event will take place at Barns & Noble at IUPUI, 420 University Blvd. Suite 155, Indianapolis, IN 46202. The event will be held from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.  The author will be on hand to meet and greet, read from her book and sign books.



Author Shay Spivey and I

I was so proud of her!


IUPUI showed us so much love, that there were displays inside of the Starbucks on campus!


The dream team that made this event possible minus our publicist, Kalonda Scott of Charm Kommunications


Myself, Shay Spivey, and Jack O’Leary the manager of IUPUI Barnes and Nobles

10375093_10153429575559119_6805920530072841617_nHer smile was priceless


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