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Grammarly Announces Winner of $1,000 Scholarship

by • February 22, 2013

In mid-January, Grammarly launched its first-ever scholarship essay competition, encouraging students to share their thoughts on grammar. We received an overwhelming response from students of all ages, in all disciplines, who wrote about topics ranging from the profound impact of texting on spelling and grammar, to the quality of writing instruction in public schools. After perusing your essays, Grammarly is delighted to announce the $1,000 scholarship winner: David Ahia. David’s “punny” essay, which describes a time that spelling bruised his confidence, is not only well-written, but it tells a compelling story… MORE →

March Forth: We Want YOU to Participate in National Grammar Day

by • February 22, 2013

Do grammar mistakes drive you crazy? Do you appreciate a perfectly placed vocabulary word? March 4, 2013 is National Grammar Day — an annual celebration of language. In preparation, Grammarly is interested in learning about how writers are writing in your neighborhood. Capture a photo of exceptional, funny, or awkward writing, and share it with Grammarly by March 1, 2013. Your photo may be featured on Grammarly’s Facebook page, and it will be entered for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card. Grammarly’s National Grammar Day Photo Contestwill take… MORE →

Enter the Grammarly.com T-shirt Slogan Contest: “[Not so] Proper Grammar.”

by • February 04, 2013

Grammarly, the world’s leading software suite for perfecting written English, is announcing the opening of its new online store at www.Grammarly.net. Grammarly’s Company Store offers a range of grammar-related products and apparel with slogans such as, “Don’t abbrev.” and “Don’t use no double negatives.” In conjunction with its online store opening, Grammarly is launching a t-shirt slogan contest on Facebook. Fans are invited to share their wittiest suggestions for a t-shirt slogan around the theme, “[Not so] Proper Grammar.” The winner will receive a Grammarly t-shirt adorned with the slogan, and… MORE →

Grammar Revolution

by • January 27, 2013

Grammar Revolution is a documentary Kickstarter project by David and Elizabeth O’Brien, aimed at changing the way people think about grammar. From the Kickstarter page: Dear Backers, $22,000 is the minimum we need to finish the Grammar Revolution documentary. This fundraising campaign is all or nothing. We have to meet our goal of $22,000 by February 7. Your credit card will only be charged if we reach our goal. We’ve already filmed many amazing interviews, but we need your help if we are going to finish filming and do all the work needed to produce,… MORE →

Win a $1,000 Scholarship from Grammarly!

by • January 14, 2013

Grammarly Offers $1,000 Scholarship Grammarly helps students worldwide achieve academic goals and improve their writing on essays, reports, theses and dissertations. Grammarly is licensed by individuals, and by more than 100 higher education institutions. Today, Grammarly is pleased to announce a $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to one student enrolled at an accredited higher education institution in the United States during 2013. To enter the competition, we ask that you write a thoughtful response (between 500 and 1,000 words) to one of the questions below, and submit the essay to scholarship@grammarly.com… MORE →