To utilize It Pays to Prep in its simplest form, look down the left-hand column to find the ACT score and GPA necessary to obtain certain scholarships. If there is no GPA or ACT score listed, the school does not require them for that scholarship. The columns to the right will indicate students' amount per year and over four years if they receive that scholarship. Most of these scholarships are guaranteed scholarships. So, if the student meets the requirements, they will receive that scholarship as long as they get everything turned in on time to that school. Listed below is the simple version. To see the expanded version, please click here.