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The winner of the 2017 High School Senior Scholarship Essay Contest is Alyssa Kruse! Thanks to each high school senior that participated in this year's contest, we appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts and ideas.
Meet the winner of the 2017 High School Senior Scholarship Essay Contest.
Alyssa will be attending the University of South Florida this fall where she plans to pursue an exploratory curriculum major in math, engineering, and technology. Alyssa is looking forward to all of the new experiences college has to offer, particularly the symphony orchestra. She will be trying out this fall and is hoping to make the orchestra so she can gain musical experience. Alyssa is also excited about being given the opportunity to expand her education in order to help her find a career which expresses her true passions. While she isn't studying, she will be enjoying her hobbies which include reading, watching movies, going to the beac... more »Jul 17, 2017Comments (3) Share:
What are we looking for in an award winning essay? Here are a few guidelines to help you in your writing process:
Back to basics – Carefully look over your essay for any spelling or grammar errors before submitting it. Read your work out loud to make sure wording and sentence structure is correct. Having someone proof read your essay can be very helpful to find errors you may have missed or clarify points that are unclear. ... more »Apr 6, 2017Comments (3) Share: