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Writing Scholarship & College Essays for the Uneasy Student Writer [NOOK Book]

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Do you need help writing essays for scholarships and colleges? Many students hate the idea of writing essays. They find it difficult to write about certain topics and aren't sure how to respond to essay questions. This dilemma often leads them to a case of writer's block that may get the essay ignored or the application deadline missed. Unfortunately, if YOU are one of those students who hate writing, you could miss a lot of scholarship opportunities because most scholarships and awards require some type of ...
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Writing Scholarship & College Essays for the Uneasy Student Writer

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Overview

Do you need help writing essays for scholarships and colleges? Many students hate the idea of writing essays. They find it difficult to write about certain topics and aren't sure how to respond to essay questions. This dilemma often leads them to a case of writer's block that may get the essay ignored or the application deadline missed. Unfortunately, if YOU are one of those students who hate writing, you could miss a lot of scholarship opportunities because most scholarships and awards require some type of essay. Use Writing Scholarship & College Essays for the Uneasy Student Writer to learn how to get beyond your writer's block and produce winning scholarship and college essays!

Writing Scholarship & College Essays for the Uneasy Student Writer will help you:
- Learn how to plan your scholarship essay from start to finish
- Organize your essay logically for maximum impact and ease of writing
- Respond to specific questions and grab the attention of your reader or scholarship judge with your essay response
- Easily show positive actions in your essay with memorable events, extracurricular activities and your community service efforts
- Make the activities you include in your writing come alive for your college application readers and scholarship committees so they remember you well!
- Choose the best topic if a scholarship organization or college gives you the opportunity to do so

Writing Scholarship & College Essays for the Uneasy Student Writer will help you stop ignoring scholarships because of essay requirements. Instead of procrastinating about finishing your scholarship or college application, you’ll complete essays in record time!
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940016250724
  • Publisher: The Scholarship Workshop LLC
  • Publication date: 2/3/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 68 KB

Meet the Author

In Marianne Ragins senior year of high school, she won over $400,000 in scholarships for college. As perhaps the first student ever to amass nearly half a million dollars in scholarship money, she has been featured in many publications including USA Today, People, Ebony, Newsweek, Money, Essence, Family Money, Black Enterprise and on the cover of Parade. She has also made hundreds of radio and television appearances on shows such as "Good Morning America," "The Home Show," and the "Mike & Maty Show."

Marianne Ragins received a master of business administration (MBA) from George Washington University in Washington, DC and a bachelor of science (BS) degree in business administration from Florida A & M University in Tallahassee, Florida. Both degrees were entirely funded by scholarships and other free aid.

Ragins is also the author of the highly successful Winning Scholarships for College: An Insider's Guide and College Survival & Success Skills 101. She is an experienced motivational speaker and lecturer who has traveled nationally and internationally conducting The Scholarship Workshop presentation and giving other motivational seminars and speeches. Marianne is the publisher of www.scholarshipworkshop.com, a scholarship and college information site, and sponsor of the Leading the Future II and Ragins Braswell National Scholarships.
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