Tag: essay advice

College vs. Scholarship Essays: What's the Difference?

CollegeXpress Student Writer

College application essays and scholarship essays have a lot in common. But there are a few key differences you should know about before you start writing. read more

How to Sound Smart in Your Personal Statement

The College Essay Guy

These three tips will help you sound smart in your college application essays--just as smart as you really are. read more

Try Freewriting to Generate College Essay Ideas

Independent College Counselor, Author

How can you come up with the basis for a standout college application essay when you have no idea where to start? Start with these freewriting tips. read more

Insider Essay Advice

Vice President of Enrollment Management, Butler University

Where does your application essay stack up against the thousands that are submitted every year? read more