Course curriculum

  • 1

    1. Introduction

    • Before We Do Anything Else...

    • Meet your instructor

    • Section 1

  • 2

    2. Mindset

    • 5 Key Points to Guide You

    • Section 2

  • 3

    3. Finding Scholarships

    • The BridgesEDU Scholarship Platform

    • Finding Lesser-Known Scholarships

    • Section 3

  • 4

    4. Shaping Your Profile

    • Experience and References

    • Section 4

  • 5

    5. Knowing Your Audience

    • Before You Write

    • Section 5

  • 6

    6. Your Narrative

    • 6.1. Who Are You? Crafting Your Narrative

    • 6.2. Creating a Memorable Narrative

    • 6.3. Continuing Your Narrative - The Rest of Your Statement

    • Section 6

  • 7

    7. Getting the Writing Right!

    • 7.1. The Look & Feel of Paragraphs

    • 7.2. Wordsmithing

    • Section 7

  • 8

    8. Increasing Efficiency - The Dos and Don'ts of Repurposing Answers

    • How to Repurpose Your Answers

    • Section 8

  • 9

    9. Other Kinds of Scholarships

    • Scholarships Without a Personal Statement

    • Section 9

  • 10

    10. What's the Plan?

    • Commit to a Plan & Start Now!