Career Questions tagged Essay

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Nathaniel T. Jun 08 254 views

I Have not Received ANY Scholarships! 60+ applications!

I have applied to many merit and need-based scholarships. I am from a middle class family and have a 5.4 unweighted GPA, as well as a 1520 on my SAT. I am half Asian and half white. Both my parents are first-generation college students. We have low income and high assets, and I really want to...

#help #financial-aid #scholarship #essay #rejections #college #engineering

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Carylle T. Sep 01, 2019 203 views
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jasmin C. May 07, 2019 76 views

how middle school different than elementary?

Like middle school has lockers and elementary doesn't they have cubbies....


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Sophia R. Mar 18, 2019 171 views

What is a good introduction to say when talking about your career?

If you are telling others about your career, and also want to look professional, what would be a good way to go about it? This would be for introducing it to them. It would be great if you also told me how to talk about my career for the whole explanation. P.S, my career would be marine...

#interview #career #essay

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Gabriela M. Oct 12, 2018 166 views

Is there anywhere I can get my essays reviewed for free?

I don't have a job and I don't want to bother my English teacher with essays that aren't written for her class. Are there any other websites/people/etc. I could get my essays reviewed for free? #essay #feedback #essay-feedback...


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Gabriela M. Aug 31, 2018 201 views

Tips for essay writing?

I'm currently a sophomore attending a public virtual school. Though I still have two more years of school, I want to improve my writing skills. How can I make my essays stand out? What do colleges look for in my essays? #school #college #essay...


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Jenna M. Aug 30, 2018 203 views
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Tanner W. Aug 13, 2018 133 views
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Isabel O. Apr 19, 2018 260 views

How can I make myself look like the best candidate for a scholarship?

I have committed to a college and its very expensive to pay and I need all the money I can get. How can I stand out to scholarship readers so that they want to choose me rather than anyone else? #scholarships #applications #essay #college...


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Rachel L. May 19, 2018 205 views

I am a good student with good writing skills, but I cannot seem to win any scholarships. What are they looking for in a winning essay?

I think I am writing good answers to the essay questions on scholarships I think I could win, but I have not had much luck. I wonder if there is a winning formula. Something I need to be sure to include or a certain style? #scholarships...


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Neateshia W. Jan 16, 2018 264 views

I am not good at writing papers at all. What are some recommendations for me to be more successful and reasearching and constructing a good essay paper?

I am going back to school after 12 Years. English and writing have never been my strong areas. I want to do more than just pass this class, but also reasearch and construct successful work. If there is any tips, pointers, or advice that can be given. Please, I am all ears. #english #essay...

#writing-and-editing #writing

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Catherine T. Feb 10, 2018 547 views

Tips for surviving bad classes and/or horrible teachers?

I'm open to answers from both fellow students and former students for this question! I'm currently taking a literature class, and I absolutely love it, but that's in regards to all the novels on our reading syllabus being outstanding reads and my own innate passion for literature. When it comes...

#reading #advice #literature #academic-english #english-literature #tips #class #bad-classes #books #novel #writing #essays #bad-teachers #surviving-high-school #novels #help #classes #student #survival #essay #english #student-advice #high-school-classes #book

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Chelsie F. Jan 29, 2018 262 views

Playing the Odds with Scholarships

I would love to finance my #higher-education with more #scholarship money, especially given a cut in state funding for #financial-aid taking effect next year. Is it more worthwhile to devote my time to the easier #scholarships that simply require me to sign up for a website or take a survey?...


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Isabelle S. Jan 24, 2018 244 views

What steps should I take when writing my college essays?

Is there anything specific I should or should’t do when writing my college essay? What are the most common mistakes others make and how can they be fixed? Should I show my teachers for help? #essay...