SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(MARKET WIRE)--August 31, 2009--Proof Reading, LLC, a leading provider of professional proofreading services, announced that Kathleen Heitz, a senior at Georgian Court University in New Jersey, is the winner of the 2009 Proof Reading, LLC Scholarship
The award is a $1,500 scholarship that was established to help deserving undergraduates further their college educations and reach their goals.
"This scholarship is aimed at ensuring that students such as Kathleen — smart, engaging and passionate — can attain their goals," said Darren Shafae, founder and President of Proof Reading, LLC "She is an outstanding student looking to take on an important role in the world, and we are proud to support her."
Heitz, who has a 3.9 cumulative G.P.A., is majoring in English and is pursuing her teaching credentials. She is preparing to student-teach in the spring. Heitz is passionate about her goal to be a high school English teacher. She believes that too many young people dislike English and literature — and she would like to be an influential factor in changing these attitudes.
Heitz's winning essay was selected out of a total of over 70 submissions submitted for the 2009 contest.
The Proof Reading, LLC Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student attending an accredited four-year U.S. college or university who maintains a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5. It is based on submission of a minimum 1500-word essay on a subject selected by Proof Reading, LLC Essays are judged on grammar, content and clarity.
Proof Reading, LLC provides high-quality business editing services, utilizing the convenience of the Internet. Proof Reading, LLC is located in the heart of the San Francisco Financial District, providing proofreading to businesses and individuals. Proof Reading, LLC has a proven editing staff that provides high impact results and quick return times.
Source: Proof Reading, LLC