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Examples of successful scholarship personal essays?

Hey everyone! I'm applying for a few scholarships and need some inspiration for my personal essays. Can someone guide me to some resources where I can find examples? Or, if you have any writing tips of your own, that would be great!

6 months ago

Of course! Here are a few resources where you can find examples of successful scholarship personal essays:

1. CollegeVine's Scholarship Essay Guide: https://www.collegevine.com/resources/how-to-write-a-killer-scholarship-essay/

2. Scholarships.com’s Essay Tips: https://www.scholarships.com/resources/college-prep/preparing-for-college/scholarship-essay/writing-scholarship-application-essays/

3. Fastweb’s Sample Scholarship Essays: https://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/articles/essay-contests

6 months ago

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