Applying to Merit Scholarships: Writing Your Essays

Join for “Applying to Merit Scholarships: Writing Your Essays” where we delve into the art of crafting compelling scholarship essays that stand out in a competitive landscape.

In this comprehensive webinar, we will explore the essential components of creating impactful essays for merit scholarship applications. Guided by admissions expert Ashly Cargle-Thompson, attendees will gain invaluable insights into:

  • Understanding Merit Scholarships: A breakdown of what merit scholarships entail and why they play a crucial role in funding your higher education.
  • Essay Prompts Deconstructed: Analyzing common essay prompts for merit scholarship applications and deciphering what admission committees are looking for.
  • Showcasing Achievements: Strategically highlighting your achievements, leadership roles, and extracurricular activities to demonstrate your merit.
  • Conveying Personal Growth: Techniques for showcasing your personal growth journey and resilience, emphasizing how you’ve overcome challenges.
  • Dos and Don’ts: A compilation of best practices and common pitfalls to avoid during the essay-writing journey.
  • Q&A Session: An interactive opportunity to ask your burning questions directly to our presenter.

By the end of this webinar, you will be equipped with the knowledge and tools necessary to craft essays that resonate with admission committees and elevate your chances of securing coveted merit scholarships. Join us in this enlightening session to empower your college dreams!

Date 09/20/2023
Duration 1:01:01