Psst! If you want to pay for essay reviews or a tutor, please read this section about the auction system and payments before filling in the form.
Paid Essay Reviews
In previous years, we've had a group of volunteers that review the essays
for free. That will not change. However, we want to recruit more reviewers,
some of whom may prefer to get paid in return for providing feedback. It
is typical for reviewers to get paid; volunteering is not the norm.
Although we'll still maintain the general pool for free essay reviews, an applicant may opt for the paid version in order to:
- Get a dedicated reviewer who will also provide feedback on the overall themes in your application as a whole.
- Provide feedback within a guaranteed time frame. The essays in the free queue are reviewed based on how many volunteers are available.
We're only acting as a matchmaker between applicants and people that
provide services to applicants. It's up to the two parties to
Typically, the applicant will pay via mobile money to the essay reviewers' local mobile account.
If the paid services prove popular, we will build a system for accepting payments and also provide more support to the marketplace.