Proof Reading, LLC Announces 2013 Scholarship Winner

New 2014 Scholarship Topic

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—(MARKET WIRE)—December 2, 2013—Proof Reading, LLC, a leading provider of proofreading and editing services, has announced Michael Patini, an upcoming sophomore at the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) in Philadelphia, as its 2013 Scholarship Winner. Proof Reading's $1,500 scholarship was established to help deserving undergraduates further their college education and reach their goals.

Patini, who has a cumulative GPA of 3.875, is majoring in earth and environmental science at UPenn's College of Arts and Sciences. Not only is he on the dean's list, but he is also extremely accomplished in his extracurricular activities. He was on the founding board of his school's poetry club, The Body Electric, participates in the Vegan Society and Waste Management Committee, speaks Italian, and is an athlete and talented musician and lyricist.

Patini's essay was chosen from more than 200 submissions. The Proof Reading, LLC scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student who is attending an accredited four-year college or university in the United States and who maintains a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5. The award is granted based on the student's submission of a minimum 1,500-word essay on a subject selected by Proof Reading, LLC. Essays are judged on grammar, content, and clarity.

Proof Reading, LLC Scholarship Program for 2014

The 2014 entry deadline for the Proof Reading, LLC Scholarship Program is November 1, 2014. The winner will be announced on December 1, 2014. The 2014 scholarship topic focuses on America's surveillance policies. Applicants will be asked to respond to the following prompt:

Many Americans are pondering important questions that surfaced after the recent NSA surveillance controversy. How secure are we as Americans? What is the government's role in our "security," and to what lengths should they go to ensure it?

Please discuss the costs/benefits of these issues, how they lead to problematic links between government and business, and the role whistleblowers play in America's security surveillance discussion.

About Proof Reading, LLC

Proof Reading, LLC is an industry leader in business document editing and proofreading. The company provides high-quality business editing services to businesses and individuals, utilizing the convenience of the Internet. Located in San Francisco's SoMa District, Proof Reading, LLC has a proven editing staff that provides high-impact results and quick return times.

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