UPDATE: We currently offer online versions of our programs for high school students, educators, and community members. When public health conditions permit, we will also continue our in-person programs.
What Are College Admissions and Scholarship Essay Workshops?
This workshop guides participants through preparing and revising a successful college admission or scholarship essay. Instructors will focus on Common Application essay prompts and techniques, but motivated participants may work on other prompts, such as for scholarships. Participants will receive individualized feedback and edits from local writing professionals, and work through multiple revisions of their essay.
Upcoming online workshop:
Saturday, Dec. 12th * 10 am to 12 pm. Register for this workshop by clicking here.
**Come with or without a prepared essay! There will be lots of opportunity to brainstorm!**
Questions? Call or text us at 268-8400.
Thanks to the initiative and dedication of the Alaska College and Career Advising Corps members who helped develop these materials and initiated these workshops!
To download Story Works Alaska’s college essay workshop materials please complete and submit the form below.
Note: Because we do need resources to keep the doors open, lights on, and snacks stocked for student meetings at our little office here in Anchorage, AK, we do encourage you to make a contribution of $5.00 or more, if possible. However, we definitely want to keep these materials as accessible as possible so please complete the form below whether or not you are able to make a contribution!
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