Writing a successful college admission and scholarship essay

Thursday, April 25, 2019, 6:30-7:30 at SHS Cafeteria Stone Writing Center will hold a free student/parent workshop for Juniors and Seniors.

Yvette Valdez, Coordinator of  Stone Writing Center, Del Mar College will cover the following:

  • Understanding the expectation of writing a scholarship essay
    • Consider who will be reading your essay.
    • Understanding the underlying scholarship questions.
    • Know what a “successful” scholarship essay looks like.
    • Share a slice of your life.
  • Explore your resource
    • Online resources and samples of winning essays.
    • Visit Stone Writing Center at Del Mar – FREE service.
    • Free services to read your essay and provide feedback to improve your essay.
    • 11th grade checklist will be handed out for Jrs at this meeting.

Please don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity for your students to optimize their college entrance and scholarship opportunities!