Premium Content 100 pages
by Ricardo John De Guzman III - December 30, 2008
Tell us about a personal quality, talent, accomplishment, contribution or experience that is important to you. What about this quality or accomplishment makes you proud and how does it relate to the person you are?
Homework was the catch to summer break. In middle school, it was all too common. We had two school-free months to do 100 pages of a math workbook. Back in middle school, I was quite confident in myself, so made a bet with a friend: if I finished the pages within one day, I’d win, and if I didn’t, he’d win. The prize? The loser had to give the…
This excerpt of the essay is provided for free. To read the complete essay of 447 words or to get access to the rest of our College Application Essays, please subscribe below or log in if you are already subscribed.
Join Now - Choose a Membership Level
GradeSaver provides access to quizzes, 3201 literature essays, 936 sample college application essays and ad-free surfing in this premium content, "Members Only" section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.
We have been mentioned in the Washington Post, the Economist, and many other papers around the world for our exceptional essays. GradeSaver has reviewed each essay for quality; these essays are the very best on the Internet and many have been written by students of Ivy League colleges.
|3-Day Trial (recurring)||$2.95 *|
|30-Day Trial (recurring)||$6.95 *|
|1 Month Membership (one-time charge)||$12.95|
|12 Month Membership (one-time charge)||$49.95|
* After your trial period, you will be billed a monthly fee of $6.95 with the option to cancel at any time. Questions? Read our FAQ.
College Application Essays accepted by University of California - Los Angeles
- Ready for the Future Because of My Background
- Portrait of a Change
- Virtue of the Bridge Program
- My Hands
- My Potential to Contribute
- My Legacy
- Overcoming Adversity
- The Antidote to the Troubles of Life
- Nikki in the Bubble
- Dan vs. Professor
- "Made in China"
- Dive Line
- The Influence of a Family
- Why I Chose Japanese
- Where Was I?
- Cosmos, Japan, and Lennon
- The Taste of Vietnam
- The Summer of 2006
- My Crusade Against Sweatshops
- Role Model
- 100 pages
- Mother's story
- A Second Chance
- Cochlear Implants
- Future Goals
- Educational Opportunity
- A Sunny Day
- My Funky World
- Statement of Purpose
- Teriyaki to Chitterlings
- A Modern Holocaust
- From Hopelessness to Opportunity
- Sunfood Nutrition and Enlightenment
- Irish Dance
- Diverse Identity
- Globalizing My World