With talented applicants coming from the top high schools in the country in addition to the pressure to succeed from friends and family, it’s no wonder that writing college application essays is likely one of the most stressful times for high schoolers like you. Add in how hard it is to get started or brag about your accomplishments or order your stories for maximum effect, and it becomes obvious why this is no easy task.
To help, this completely new edition of 50 Successful Harvard Application Essays offers you the most inspiring approaches, both conventional and creative, that won over admissions officers at Harvard University, some of the nation’s top ranked colleges. From chronicling personal achievements to detailing unique talents, the topics covered with these essays will open you up to new possibilities and techniques for putting your best foot forward.
Each essay in this collection is from a Harvard student who made the cut and is followed by analysis by the staff of The Harvard Crimson where strengths and weakness are detailed to show you how you’ll approach your stories and in the end write your own winning essay. It teaches you how to:
* Get started
* Stand out
* Structure the most productive imaginable essay
* Avoid common pitfalls
50 Successful Harvard Application Essays’ all-new examples and straightforward advice make it the first stop for applicants who need to craft a clear, passionate, and, above all else, persuasive application essays that’ll get you accepted to the school of your dreams.