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Writing Works Workshop | Scholarship Writing: Easing Your Education Financial Burden

January 12 4:00 pm 6:30 pm EST

Scholarship Writing: Easing Your Education Financial Burden

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Wednesday, January 12
4-6:30 PM ET

Open to all mentees, mentee alum and Writing Works mentors

Let’s face it—a college degree comes with a hefty price tag!! The good news is there’s plenty of higher education money out there! In this workshop, mentees will learn how and where to find money for school, the difference between grants, loans, and scholarships, and tips for writing stand-out essays and short answer responses tailored to specific funders. We’ll also cover some information about the FASFA form! Writing Works Mentors will help mentees craft their written scholarship application materials and offer small group feedback in breakout rooms. Whether you’re applying to college now or you’re already in college, join this workshop to learn strategies for easing your higher education financial burden!

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Meet the Teaching Artist

Susanna Horng

Susanna Horng

Susanna Horng is a mother, writer, and Clinical Professor in Liberal Studies at NYU who lives in NYC. Her work has appeared in Bennington Review. She was a 2018 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellow in Fiction, a Jerome Hill Artist Fellow in Literature 2021-2023, and teaches writing and critical creative production at NYU.  

THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO:

All Mentees, Writing Works Mentors and Mentee Alum

Writing Works Mentees: required to attend one Writing Works workshop per month
Writing Works Mentors: required to attend one craft Writing Works workshop every other month
Writing 360 Mentees & Publishing 360 Mentees: all Writing Works workshops are optional
You will receive a Zoom confirmation email within five minutes of submitting your registration. See you soon!

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