Before writing any scholarship essay, go to the website of the organization offering the scholarship money and see if they have shared the essays of previous winners.
Many companies like to do this and by reading the essays of the students who were picked to win the scholarship money, new students who are applying can get a good feel for the kind of student and essay that the judges favor.
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