Join us for our College and Scholarship Application Essay Workshop. If you would like to be notified when these workshops are available, 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, and author of Write, Learn, Think, will lead students in developing a strong essay draft in person in Fauquier on Feb. 26 and Loudoun on April 2. Click for more information!

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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 $55 by the week prior. Late registration through the day of the event is $65.

Project Write, Inc.

Other Workshops:

Second Saturdays Series from September 2021 through June 2022 (virtual)

Advanced Young Writers’ Workshop (virtual)

Young Screenwriters’ Conference, Shenandoah University, Winchester, TBA, 2022 (hybrid: virtual or online)

Summer 2022, June 24-June 28, Shenandoah University Winchester, Va. (hybrid: virtual or online)