College Essay Workshop (Webinar + One-on-One)
In this two-part workshop for the Class of 2022, you’ll learn how to write an effective personal statement and great supplemental essays for each college. The webinar covers: how essays are used in admissions; choosing topics; writing tips for personal statements and school-specific essays; Dos and Don’ts; brainstorming exercises; and a suggested timeline. A one-on-one follow-up session offers personalized help on the aspect the student needs most: finalizing topics, brainstorming for school-specific questions, crafting a “why” or “fit” essay, feedback on rough drafts, or final proofread. (Additional follow-up sessions are also available.)
Girls will complete step 2 in the College Knowledge badge.
Materials needed: Computer or device to watch the webinar, paper and pen for note-taking.
Cost Per Girl: $150 (webinar + one-on-one consultation)
Questions: Contact Becky at firstname.lastname@example.org
Badge Connections: Ambassador Badge: College Knowledge
Outcomes: Develops a strong sense of self, Displays positive values, Seeks challenges and learns from setbacks.
Learn more about the 5 Girl Scout Outcomes.