A Century of Service. Giving for Good.

Time, Inc.

amy-time-smallTime, Inc.’s MONEY magazine looked to the Community Foundation’s own Amy Murphy, director of scholarships and donor services, to offer her assessment of scholarship essay topics which tend to impress essay judges.

Murphy encouraged student essayists to look at topics that bring what they love to life and why. “One of the best essays that crossed my desk was about a student’s shoes—where they had been, what messes they had gotten into and out of, how they supported the student as troubles were averted and successes achieved,” she said.

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