This assignment is an opportunity to perform practical research, respond effectively to a writing prompt and requirements regarding content, word count, and format, apply the audience analysis, audience appeal, and development skills already practiced in your writing for this class, draw on your writing, revision, and revision, and editing skills to create a strong, positive impression, and to make rhetorical choices in order to write an effective application essay.
Research informally to find a scholarship, grant, transfer opportunity, career or other opportunity you would like to apply formake sure the organization and opportunity are a good match for you by reading the organizations description of the opportunity, mission statement, requirements, and format and due dates
Consider your purpose: What do you want this communication to accomplish?
Incorporate development strategies to engage and inform your audience
Create an effect tone through diction and syntax choices
Revise your writing to be concise, yet provide essential, important details
Present yourself well by using your writing, revision, and editing skills to ensure your application essay is organized and well-written.
Include the prompt you are responding to, so that I can see how closely responsive your application writing is to the audiences needs
Select a scholarship, transfer, career or grant opportunity that is an appropriate match for you and requires writing an application essay of at least 200 words.