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Is it ok to use a quote by Angelina Jolie for a University scholarship essay?

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I’m writing my scholarship essay for Texas Tech University. I already know what I want to write about, but there’s a quote by Angelina Jolie that I think would make the perfect first line to my introduction. Basically her quote is about her childhood and what she wanted to be, and I want to relate […]

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Would you proof read my essay for a college scholarship?

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“Why I am a worthy candidate to receive a scholarship and how it will help me achieve my goals” Why am I a worthy candidate to receive a scholarship? When a grown man of 33 years of age looks in to the future what does he see? Many beautiful houses, kids laughing as they ride […]

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University of Tennessee scholarship essay, any ideas?

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Select one of the following: literature and the arts, politics and business, science and technology. Discuss one specific aspect of its importance in current global society, including benefits and problems. How would you promote and develop this specific aspect to maximize its benefit to society? Indicate what you believe the financial costs and staffing needs […]

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Is it good that I got Commended for the National Merit Scholarship?

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I’m not a Semifinalist, but I am commended (it’s the top 50,000 scorers on the PSAT in the U.S.)…. Is that still good? Would top Ivies and liberal arts colleges like that?

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If a scholarship essay say max. 1000 words, how many words should you write?

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Like 600-700? I don’t want to write too little I was just wondering whats acceptable…Thanks-Also any tips would be nice!

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What are the secrets of writing a winning college scholarship essay?

I have entered several scholarship essay contests recently, and have not won anything. I have been told by teachers that I am a good writer, so I want to know what is going on. I realize that millions of people enter these things and I’m up against a lot of competition, so I want to […]

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Describe your academic/professional goals: scholarship essay. Is this okay? >250 words, I’m at 324?

I have several academic and professional goals that will result in my success in a future career and in life in general. Firstly, my immediate goal is to finish high school while maintaining or improving my GPA and my class rank. My next goal is to move on to college, where I plan on having […]

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When applying for a Scholarship, should my essay be formal or informal?

When writing formal essays, how should I start my essay (with a question, or a general/specific statement?)How many paragraphs are in an informal essay, and how many points in each paragraph?

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Why i deserve this scholarship?

I am 16 and am writing an essay for a scholarship. Please read and tell me what you think. I still have to add more but this is what I have so far. PLEASE be honest. I don’t care if it hurts I need this scholarship. Why do I deserve this scholarship? Honestly, I don’t […]

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~help peer-editing my scholarship essay~?

Rules:Briefly describe my plans after high school and why I feel I am worthy of this scholarship.~be as critical as possible It has taken me my whole life of understanding who I am to decide what I am going to be as an adult and where I should go to earn that career, but I […]

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