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Test Preparation
English Skills
Improving Your Grammar
Writing Skills
Scholarship Essay Writing

Are you looking to receive a scholarship to help pay for your education?  If so and most likely than not, you will be required to write a personal statement/essay when you apply for the scholarship.  Most of these essays have a word number limit requirement. It is especially important to meet the requirement requested in order to be evaluated to receive the scholarship.  If you struggle with writing these types of essays, please check out the following resources for help in this area.  Good luck!

Reading & Critical Thinking Skills