Snagging Scholarships through Essays
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Snagging Scholarships through Essays

Learn how to write a scholarship essay!
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Created by Candace Chambers
Last updated 4/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 31 mins on-demand video
  • 12 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • write a scholarship essay.
  • search for scholarships
  • compose organized paragraphs
  • write effective introductory, body and conclusion paragraphs
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Requirements
  • Students should have a basic competency in the written English language.
  • Students should have a computer or a mobile device.
  • Students should be eager to compose a scholarship essay!
Description

Ever encountered a scholarship and one of the requirements was an essay? or Have you ever wanted to apply for a scholarship and did not know how to start writing the essay?

In this course, you will learn how to compose a scholarship essay! I will walk you through the fundamental steps of composing a clear, organized essay tailored to meet the requirements of most scholarship essay prompts. I will also teach you how to search for various types of scholarships, tailor the essay to meet the scholarship's requirements, organize and structure your paragraphs, cultivate your voice, and how to include the uniqueness of YOU as a write in the essay! By the end of this course, you will be able to write a standard scholarship essay that can be used for a variety of scholarships. 

Who is the target audience?
  • The course is designed for high school or college students interested in obtaining scholarships.
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Curriculum For This Course
12 Lectures
01:12:35
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Introduction
1 Lecture 01:29

Students will have an understanding of what the course entails from the introduction.

Preview 01:29
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Searching for Scholarships
2 Lectures 05:34

This lesson enables students with search techniques to locate scholarships. Students will be able to search in a variety of places to find scholarships.

Preview 02:56

Students will learn the various types of scholarships.

Preview 02:38
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Writing the Scholarship Essay
9 Lectures 23:32

Students will be able to create an environment conducive to concentration for their scholarship essay. They will also learn how to utilize mind maps for brainstorming.  

Preview 01:51

Students will learn how to dissect the essay prompt.

Preview 03:04

Students will learn how to write the introductory paragraph of their scholarship essay.

Writing the Beginning of the Essay
02:46

Students will learn how to write body paragraphs for the scholarship essay.

Writing the Body Paragraphs
04:12

Students will be learn how to set themselves apart when writing the scholarship essay.

Setting yourself Apart
02:49

Students will be able to write a conclusion for their scholarship essay.

Writing the Conclusion
01:34

Students will be able to revise and edit their scholarship essay effectively.

Revising and Editing
03:55

Students will learn ways to save/recycle their scholarship essay.

Recycling the Essay
02:16

Students will be given a farewell message by the instructor and encouraged to write the scholarship essay.

Conclusion
01:05
About the Instructor
Candace Chambers
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Academic Coach, Writer, Educator

Candace Chambers is an academic coach, writer, and educator. She has snagged over $50,000 in scholarships, grants, and assistantships over the course of her educational journey.

Candace Chambers is a scholar of Composition, Rhetoric, and English Studies. She has served in various capacities within the writing field. Her roles have included the position of Assistant Director at a university writing center, writing consultant at two universities and one community college, and instructor of record of freshman college composition courses. She serves as a test prep leader for writing instruction, and tutors students in her local community with writing assignments. Also, Candace serves as an online tutor for two mainstream tutoring services, and aids students with scholarship essay compositions. In addition to helping students, Candace helps professionals with revising and editing written documents.
 
Candace enjoys working with writers of all ages and hopes to use this zeal to educate youth and adults. She also enjoys the art of writing and helping others with their writing needs. 

Her goal is to equip people with the tools to write essays that convey clear, effective messages to a wide range of audiences. She works with students on all academic levels and of all ages. It is Candace's desire that people are able to write essays for multiple genres such as scholarship contests, assistantship applications, and for English course requirements on all levels.