March 16th College Application and Scholarship Essay Workshop @ Shenandoah University

Join us on Saturday, March 16, 2019, for our College Application and Scholarship Essay Workshop at Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA.  This Workshop is open to students in grades 10-12 who are starting their college application process or working on polishing personal essays for scholarship applications. The workshop will run from 10 am until 2 pm, and we ask all students to please bring a packed lunch and drink with them.  All students will receive a notebook and pen at registration.   The cost for the workshop is $60.  Early registration ends on Sunday, March 10, 2019. Late registration through the day of the event is $75.

Our schedule for the day will be:

9:30-10:00 am Registration

10:00-10:05 am Welcome

10:05-11:00 am What admissions or scholarship committees want to know from your essay and how to deliver

11:00-11:55 am Taking the Essay from Brainstorming to Completion

11:55 am-12:15 pm Lunch

12:15-1:15 pm Writing Workshop (Revision and Polishing the Essay)

1:20-2:00 pm Large Group Share

When registering, please be sure to enter the student's name on the ticket (this is the first window you will see once you click on the "Book Now" button.)  It is possible to register more than one student at a time on the site by simply clicking "Add Ticket" in this same window.

Please note that payment MUST be received before the day of the workshop in order to reserve your spot.  If you choose the OFFLINE PAYMENT option, please email us asap in order to arrange for prompt payment.

Due to our planning of events relying on accurate numbers of participants, refunds are NOT available after the registration deadline.  In the case of emergency situations, we will consider a partial refund on a case-by-case basis or application of the fee toward a future workshop.   

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Young Writers' Participant Early Registration ($60.00) - Sales stopped
Young Writers' Participant Late Registration ($75.00)

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March 16, 2019 10:00 - 14:00 (GMT -05:00 Eastern Time (US & Canada))

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Henkel Hall
Shenandoah University
1460 University Dr
Winchester, VA 22601

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