college application essay
“”The essay demonstrates your ability to write clearly and concisely on a selected topic and helps you distinguish yourself in your own voice. What do you want the readers of your application to know about you apart from courses, grades, and test scores? Choose the option that best helps you answer that question and write an essay of no more than 650 words, using the prompt to inspire and structure your response. Remember: 650 words is your limit, not your goal. Use the full range if you need it, but don’t feel obligated to do so. (The application won’t accept a response shorter than 400 words.)”‘
Topics: (Choose only one)
1) The lessons we take from failure can be fundamental to later success. Recount an incident or time when you experienced failure. How did it affect you, and what did you learn from the experience?
2) Reflect on a time when you challenged a belief or idea. What prompted you to act? Would you make the same decision again?
3) Describe a problem you’ve solved or a problem you’d like to solve. It can be an intellectual challenge, a research query, an ethical dilemma-anything that is of personal importance, no matter the scale. Explain its significance to you and what steps you took or could be taken to identify a solution.
4) Discuss an accomplishment or event, formal or informal, that marked your transition from childhood to adulthood within your culture, community, or family.
Preview of the answer..
At the moment, I am very happy about my performances in sports, especially football. The success has come as a result of hard work, perseverance and failures. More so from failures. Before I joined high school, I was not good in football. In fact, I was one of the below average players in our team, something that had adverse effects on my self-esteem. Upon joining high school, I wanted to play in school team…
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