Join us for our College and Scholarship Application Essay Workshop. The fall 2021 dates will be announced in July. If you would like to be notified, please email to be added to our contact list.

This Workshop opportunity is open to students in grades 10-12 who are starting their college application process or working on polishing personal essays for scholarship applications.

Mary Tedrow, Director, Shenandoah Valley Writing Project at Shenandoah University, will lead students in developing a strong essay draft via a live session on Zoom.
Workshop Description:
  • An overview of the expectations and requirements for the college essay.
  • Sample successful essays and tips from admissions officers.
  • Workshop time to develop ideas and to workshop potential revisions.
  • Plenty of time to initiate an essay reflective of who you are before early admissions deadlines.

The early registration discount for the workshop is $60 by Monday, September 14. Late registration through the day of the event is $75.

Project Write, Inc.

Other Workshops:

Second Saturdays Series from January to June 2021 (virtual)

Advanced Young Writers’ Workshop from January to May 2021 (virtual)

Young Screenwriters’ Conference, Shenandoah University, Winchester, October TBA, 2021 (virtual or online)

Summer 2021, June 28-July 2, Shenandoah University Winchester, Va. (virtual or online)