The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin - Madison
Writing Center Workshops
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Writing the Peace Corps Application Essay

Learn what Peace Corps recruiters are looking for in an essay and analyze some successful applications.


Working on your Peace Corps application? This workshop, led by a Writing Center instructor and a returned Peace Corps volunteer, will walk you through the application and help you draw on your experiences to write an effective Peace Corps application essay.

The next application deadline is 7/1/2016.

Intended Audience

Any student who is thinking about applying to the Peace Corps.


1 hour

Schedule for Spring 2016

Thursday, 4/14 4:30–6:00 (Sec. 1)

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