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500 Words, No Problem: 5 Tips for Staying Within the Admissions Essay Word Limit

500 Words, No Problem: 5 Tips for Staying Within the Admissions Essay Word Limit | Scholarships | Scoop.it
The college admissions essay is a part of the application process that often gives students the most anxiety. In the essay, applicants work hard to really let the admissions counselors get to know them beyond their test scores and grades. Here are 5 easy tips to help you get the word count down on your admissions essay, and still make a great first impression.
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How Twitter Makes You A Better Writer - Copyblogger

By now you’ve most likely joined Twitter (and if you haven’t, you need to, pronto!). Twitter is not only a great place for businesses and marketers, but it’s also a great place to spruce up your writing skills. Yes. You read that correctly. Twitter can make you a better writer. Here’s how. Twitter forces you[ Continue Reading... ]
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5 Ways To Get Your First Draft Material Out Of Your Head And Onto The Page

5 Ways To Get Your First Draft Material Out Of Your Head And Onto The Page | Scholarships | Scoop.it
It's National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), and I'm working on a new book in a new series which is all very exciting!

This month, thou
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How to Avoid Going Over an Essay Word Limit

How to Avoid Going Over an Essay Word Limit | Scholarships | Scoop.it
"The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do." ~ Thomas Jefferson Many people have trouble writing enough, but others use more words than they need, especially when they write quickly, focusing on...
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How to write a 3,000 word essay in a day

How to write a 3,000 word essay in a day | Scholarships | Scoop.it
Dannielle draws on personal experience to put together a step-by-step guide to completing a 3,000 word essay in just 24 hours. Useful for those that love to leave it until the last minute!
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What Twitter teaches us about writing short & well | Poynter.

Create. Inform. Engage. | Journalism training, media news & how to's
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CollegeNET.com Scholarship Competition

CollegeNET.com Scholarship Competition | Scholarships | Scoop.it
Scholarship Contest With Weekly Winners, A Social Networking Competition for Scholarship Money
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CollegeXpress: Scholarships, College Search, Lists and Rankings

CollegeXpress: Scholarships, College Search, Lists and Rankings | Scholarships | Scoop.it
The ultimate resource for finding colleges and scholarships. Making the college search easier with our state-of-the-art search tools, $7 billion scholarship database, college rankings and lists, and awesome expert advice. Create your profile and get recruited.
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moolahSPOT - find college scholarships, grants, fellowships and more

moolahSPOT - find college scholarships, grants, fellowships and more | Scholarships | Scoop.it
Find free money for college. Search the largest database of scholarships, grants and contests to help pay for college.
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QuestBridge Home

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QuestBridge connects the world's brightest low-income students to America's best universities and opportunities.
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Free College Scholarship Search Financial Aid Grants Scholarships College Scholarship Scholarships Scholarships.com

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Free college scholarships, scholarship money, grants, Pell grant for college. Free college scholarship search for African American Hispanic nursing minority students parents. College scholarship & financial aid search at Scholarships.com.
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Fastweb : Scholarships, Financial Aid, Student Loans and Colleges

Search for scholarships for college students with our free matching service for scholarships. Also learn about financial aid and student loan options to find money to pay for college at Fastweb.
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How to Write the Perfect Subject Line [Infographic] | Litmus

How to Write the Perfect Subject Line [Infographic] | Litmus | Scholarships | Scoop.it
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What to do When Your Word Count is Too Low - The Write Practice

What to do When Your Word Count is Too Low - The Write Practice | Scholarships | Scoop.it
If you find yourself short in your word count goal, here are five of the best ways I've discovered to beef up your word count without diluting your story.
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Some tricks to reduce word count in academic writing · EAS

Some tricks to reduce word count in academic writing · EAS | Scholarships | Scoop.it
You often end up needing to reduce word count in your academic writing. You can reduce word count without effecting the substance of the writing, though.
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How Do I Handle a Word Count?

How Do I Handle a Word Count? | Scholarships | Scoop.it
Your editor gave you a word count- how do you handle it? Issues surrounding word count for freelance writers are explained.
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Trouble Sticking to Your Word Count? Try These Editing Tricks | Write to Done

Trouble Sticking to Your Word Count? Try These Editing Tricks | Write to Done | Scholarships | Scoop.it
Photo courtesy of aussiegall This is a guest post by Jesse Hines, a freelance writer who writes the blog Robust Writing. Word counts. Most writers have to deal with them. Whether we’re writing a paper for a high school or college class or submitting an article to a magazine or newspaper, chances are good we’ve… Read More »
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How Long Should a Paragraph Be?

How Long Should a Paragraph Be? | Scholarships | Scoop.it
A paragraph should consist of six to seven sentences. No, it should be no longer than three sentences long. Actually, it should include a topic sentence,
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College Scholarships Search and Application | Articles - Fastweb

College Scholarships Search and Application | Articles - Fastweb | Scholarships | Scoop.it
Browse Fastweb's information on scholarship themes, winning strategies, pitfalls, current scholarship news and much more.
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Scholarship Search – Find a Scholarship for Free

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SuperCollege : College : Learn How to Get Into and Pay for College

SuperCollege : College : Learn How to Get Into and Pay for College | Scholarships | Scoop.it
Free database of college scholarships, college and university search, admissions and financial aid secrets for essays, applications, and interviews, SAT and ACT strategies, expert advice from Harvard students, advice for parents, forums, books, and more.
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SchoolSoup - World's Largest College & University Scholarship Database

SchoolSoup - World's Largest College & University Scholarship Database | Scholarships | Scoop.it
Sign up for free today and meet your scholarship match! SchoolSoup.com has over $32 billion in scholarships for colleges and universities. It's the largest scholarship database in the world.
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