The Writing Center @ The University of Wisconsin - Madison
Writing Center Workshops
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Peace Corps Application/Reapplication Workshop: Writing the Résumé and Motivation Statement

Learn what Peace Corps recruiters are looking for in an application and analyze some successful examples.


Working on your Peace Corps application? Led by a Writing Center instructor and a returned Peace Corps volunteer, this workshop will walk you through the application process, briefly discuss the expectations of a federal résumé, and help you draw on your experiences to write an effective Peace Corps motivation statement.

Intended Audience

Any student who is thinking about applying to the Peace Corps or is preparing to reapply.


1.5 hours

Schedule for Spring 2017

Thursday, 3/9 5:00–6:30 (Sec. 1) NEW TIME

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