For those students who are at the top of the high school foodchain (juniors and seniors), summer is a great time to spend some time working on the college essay. According to Ethan Sawyer, The College Essay Guy, “It’s never too soon to start working on your college essay.”
Avoid common mistakes in your scholarship essay and application with these 3 proofreading tips.
Writing your college admissions essay? Filling out scholarship applications with essay requirements? Watch out for grammar gotchas — things you may feel are fine that are not considered correct for formal use.
What one tip can set your scholarship essay apart from the vast majority of others’? This one.
Reusing essays is a smart way to save time and apply for more college scholarships.
— Jump-start your college admission essay! Whether you’re a rising high school junior or a senior, taking time now to record ideas or even draft a paragraph or two will help you when the actual application deadline approaches.