Writing Scholarship Essays (Kansas State University)
Guide on what to include in a scholarship essay, with examples on revising essays.

Writing Scholarship Essays (University of California – Irvine)
Lists tips to follow when writing scholarship essays.

Application Essays (The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
Discussion about what makes a good application essay.

Writing the Personal Statement (Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL))
Extensive guide to writing a personal statement.