Grammarly Announces Scholarship Opportunity

$1,000 Scholarship to Recognize Exceptional Writing.

San Francisco, CA, January 14, 2013 --( Grammarly, the world’s leading software suite for perfecting written English, today announced that it will award a $1,000 scholarship to one student enrolled at an accredited higher education institution in the United States in 2013. “Grammarly is committed to helping students build strong writing skills,” said Brad Hoover, CEO at Grammarly. “This scholarship is our way of encouraging and rewarding great writing.”

To enter the competition, students must write a thoughtful response to one of the questions below, and submit to before February 15, 2013 at noon PT.

- Describe a time that grammar or spelling boosted or bruised your confidence.
- How has the internet (eg. emailing, social networking) or texting impacted the quality and style of your writing?

Essays must be between 500 and 1,000 words. Please see additional scholarship rules here.

About Grammarly

Grammarly ( improves communication among the world’s 2+ billion English writers. Its flagship product, the Grammarly Editor, corrects contextual spelling mistakes, checks for more than 250 common grammar errors, and enhances vocabulary usage. More than 3 million registered users worldwide trust Grammarly’s products, which are also licensed by more than 100 leading universities and corporations. Grammarly is a privately-held company with headquarters in San Francisco, California. To learn more, visit Grammarly’s website ( or connect on Facebook (
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