TERMS & CONDITIONS

Cancellations | Late Arrivals | Termination of Services | Refund Policy 

General Information: 

  • Please note that unless specifically stated otherwise below, all services are non-refundable. 

  • You must pay in advance for all services. You will not be allowed to schedule a session without paying in advance. 

  • You are responsible for scheduling your sessions. The Art of Scholarships (“TAS”) may, but is not required, to send you a (24) hour SMS or email alert reminding you of your upcoming session. 

  • Although The Art of Scholarships was founded by India Prather, who is an attorney, please note India Prather and her college counselors/agents/employees/independent contractors will not offer legal advice and/or will not provide legal services under The Art of Scholarships brand/logo. TAS is a non-legal business that offers non-legal services.

 

No Guarantee Policy:  

Although TAS’ college counselors will provide resources to its students and will work very closely with its students to help them increase their chances at getting into their desired colleges/universities and help them submit quality, competitive scholarship applications, please note the following:

  • TAS does not guarantee college/university admission.

  • TAS does not guarantee that a student will “win” scholarships.

  • TAS does not guarantee that a student will increase his/her SAT/ACT scores or obtain desired results.

  • TAS does not guarantee that a student will gain admission/acceptance into academic and/or leadership conferences, extracurricular activities, volunteer activities, part-time jobs, and any other process/position that requires the student to tryout or apply too.

  • TAS will NOT write a student’s scholarship, college, and/or school-related essays. TAS will only review student essays for grammar, and provide comments relating to the essay’s style/content. At any given time, the student is free to accept or reject TAS’ comments/revisions.

 

Cancellation of a Session:

  • We understand that life can throw curve balls and situations/events will arise/occur at the last minute. To avoid a cancellation fee, you must cancel your appointment at least (24) hours in advance notice. 

  • If you fail to cancel your appointment within the 24-hour window, the card on file will be charged a $10.00 cancellation fee. You will be permitted to reschedule the session at a later time.

  • If TAS cancels a session due to its own reasoning, you will not be charged a cancellation fee. You will be permitted to reschedule the session at a later time.

 

Late Arrival to a Session: 

  • If you are running (5) to (15) minutes late to your online session, please provide in advance a written notice of said late arrival. Your session will not be extended to make up for the lost time. 

  • If you do not arrive within the first (15) minutes of your appointment, your session will be cancelled and the card on file will be charged a $10.00 cancellation fee. You will be permitted to reschedule the session at a later time.

  • If TAS is late to a session, you will be allowed to add the lost time onto the end of that session or add it to a future session.  

 

Termination of Services (How to Terminate Services with TAS):

  • TAS reserves the right to terminate its services for any client without any prior written notice. 

  • If the student and/or parent wishes to cancel its services or a college counseling plan with TAS, the student and/or parent (if student is 17 or younger) must provide a (2) week written notice of his/her intent to cancel his/her semester- or entire-school-year-long plan. 

 

Refund Policy:

  • Refunds are permitted only for 30-minute or 1-hour services that have been fully paid for in advance but not used. 

  • There is no refund for the Scholarship Squad. If you cancel, you will not be charged in the future. 

  • There is no refund for the purchase of any courses from The Art of Scholarships because once purchased, we do not have a way to restrict your access. 

  • There is no refund for the Scholarship Academy because once purchased, we do not have a way to restrict your access. As such, if you are on a payment plan, you will still be required to pay for the full service. 

 

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