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College of Health Careers: Scholarships

Resources for Nursing Students and Faculty

Scholarship Writing Tips

Finding and Applying for Scholarships

What makes a good scholarship essay?

What makes a good scholarship essay?

  • Each scholarship you apply for may have a different topic they want you to write about.
  • Be sure that you follow the instructions on the essay prompt carefully, and that you answer the question the essay is asking.
  • Use the 'active voice' and strong verbs to make your writing more vibrant and engaging. 
  • Double-check your grammar and spelling.

Writing a Scholarship Essay - A Presentation for the College of Health Careers