Workshop Summary: This three-session workshop will support students as they develop an essay to use in their college or scholarship applications.
Saturday, May 18th, 10am-12pm: Choosing a topic, structuring the essay, and writing strategies.
Saturdays, June 1st and June 8th, 10am-12pm: Students bring essay drafts for review and have time to work on revisions. Volunteer writing coaches from Story Works Alaska read essays and offer in-person suggestions and guidance. Note: Computers and printers available on site. However, participants are welcome to bring their own devices.
Why Sign Up: Past participants have earned admission to competitive colleges, won scholarships, and enjoyed the delicious free snacks available for attendees.
Before using the online registration system confirm that your application has been approved and make sure you can attend (or have attended) an orientation session prior to your volunteer date. We will have to decline any unapproved registrations. Thanks for your understanding!