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The Mom Scholarship

I was recently accepted into the Writer’s Studio Online program at Simon Fraser University. I was later advised of a potential scholarship, “The Mom Scholarship,” intended for women in the program with children under 18.

I was so blessed to win this scholarship. After I won, I received an email from the Associate Director of the SFU Creative Writing Program that said,

“…your statement was one of the best I’ve ever seen for any scholarship committee. It was really inspired.”

I was so touched. A compliment such as that gave me the confidence I needed to share my personal thoughts with all of you. So here is my scholarship statement: (more…)