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I found Graduate Admissions Essays: Write Your Way into the Graduate School of Your Choice by Donald Asher to be incredibly helpful (if somewhat intimidating). It actually made me sort of excited to write my SoP.


Thirded here. Intimidating is right though -- every single example letter in the book was someone WAY more qualified than me. "After interning on the Apollo missions, I designed a near-earth satellite navigation algorithm that reduced collision rates by 98%. Meanwhile, my "Homes for Orphans" program was expanding nicely . . ."

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