Virtual College App Essay Writing Workshops

Your college-bound son or daughter can get help writing that all-important college application essay from field experts. These are highly interactive, hands-on virtual workshops with writing prompts. So viewers will come away with the tips they need to get a satisfying and effective finished product in hand.

All sessions will be recorded for future viewing. Tell your student to register to watch live or come back to see any recorded session on-demand.


So, You Have to Write an Essay…
You’ve reached the section of your college or scholarship application when you have to respond to one or more essay questions. You may wonder: Who is actually going to read this and what do they hope to learn about me? In this presentation, you’ll learn more about the essay, including ideas about what to include and hints about what to avoid. Make sure to have paper and a pencil handy and be prepared to dive right into your college essays.
Presenter:
Kristen Dickerson, School Counselor, Gahanna Lincoln High School, OH

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How to Shine in Your Scholarship Applications
Are you planning to complete the National Honor Society Scholarship application or apply for other scholarship this year? In this interactive workshop, students will hear tips and best practices for transforming their service and leadership experiences into compelling stories. These strategies will be directly applicable to the NHS Scholarship, though transferable to other scholarship and college applications. Students who register can attend the live session and pose questions to the presenters or can opt to watch a recording of the presentation after the live broadcast.
Presenters:
Nara Lee, Director of Member Engagement, Coalition for Access, Affordability, and Success
Elancia Felder, Manager, National Honor Societies

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