Scholarship Mom Tip #36: Review Winning Essays

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Before writing any scholarship essay, go to the website of the organization offering the scholarship money and see if they have shared the essays of previous winners.

Many companies like to do this and by reading the essays of the students who were picked to win the scholarship money, new students who are applying can get a good feel for the kind of student and essay that the judges favor.




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Author: Monica Matthews

Monica Matthews is our favorite scholarship mom! After helping her son win $100,000 in scholarships for his college education, she founded to share what she learned along the way and now she's sharing her tips with Smart College Visit!

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