Medical School Personal Statement Editing

- be memorable. get accepted. -

Our system is unique in that it ensures that your essay is reviewed by at least two talented editors with diverse backgrounds. We do this to eliminate bias and provide specific feedback and advice tailored to your individuality as an applicant.​​

Our rigorous application/screening process leaves us with only the finest core editing team of medical students that represent the top 5% of all applicants. Reviewing countless essays has allowed us to identify the patterns that make certain students more memorable and competitive.​

We were pre-meds once too, so we set out to make our services something you can actually afford! We found it crazy that most other review services charge anywhere from $300 to $1,000 (for 1 basic personal statement review by 1 person).​

Unbiased Essay Editing

Our system is unique in that it ensures that your essay is reviewed by at least two talented editors with diverse backgrounds. We do this to eliminate bias and provide specific feedback and advice tailored to your individuality as an applicant.​

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Our rigorous application/screening process leaves us with only the finest core editing team of medical students that represent the top 5% of all applicants. Reviewing countless essays has allowed us to identify the patterns that make certain students more memorable and competitive.

Affordable Review Services

We were pre-meds once too, so we set out to make our services something you can actually afford! We found it crazy that most other review services charge anywhere from $300 to $1,000 (for 1 basic personal statement review by 1 person).

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Essay Review Packages

  • Ultimate Acceptance
  • Personal Statement
  • Activities Essays
  • Secondary Essays
  • COVID-19 Essay Help
  • Unlimited PS Reviews
  • Unlimited AMCAS Activities Reviews
  • 30 Secondary Essay Reviews
  • 1 Mock Interview
  • Free Access to the Premed App
5/5
  • Advice from Admissions Committee Members
  • Custom Feedback & Recommendations
  • 48-72 Hour Turnaround
  • Complete Analysis of content/voice/tone
5/5
  • Advice from Admissions Committee Members
  • Custom Feedback & Recommendations
  • 48-72 Hour Turnaround
  • Complete Analysis of content/voice/tone
  • Advice from Admissions Committee Members
  • Custom Feedback & Recommendations
  • 48-72 Hour Turnaround
  • Complete Analysis of content/voice/tone
  • Brainstorming Session
  • Advice from Admissions Committee Members
  • Custom Feedback & Recommendations
  • 48-72 Hour Turnaround
  • Complete Analysis of content/voice/tone

Interested in seeing the quality of our personal statement editing?

Find Your Perfect Essay Review Package

We will help to craft your best personal statement, extracurricular essays, secondary essays, or all of the above!

  • Unlimited PS Reviews
  • Unlimited AMCAS Activities Reviews
  • 30 Secondary Essay Reviews
  • 1 Mock Interview
  • Free Access to the Premed App
5/5
  • Advice from Admissions Committee Members
  • Custom Feedback & Recommendations
  • 48-72 Hour Turnaround
  • Complete Analysis of content/voice/tone
5/5
  • Brainstorming Session
  • Advice from Admissions Committee Members
  • Custom Feedback & Recommendations
  • 48-72 Hour Turnaround
  • Complete Analysis of content/voice/tone
  • Advice from Admissions Committee Members
  • Custom Feedback & Recommendations
  • 48-72 Hour Turnaround
  • Complete Analysis of content/voice/tone
  • Advice from Admissions Committee Members
  • Custom Feedback & Recommendations
  • 48-72 Hour Turnaround
  • Complete Analysis of content/voice/tone

Interested in seeing the quality of our personal statement editing?

Meet Our Editors

Heather is a mentor a part of our mentorship program for pre med students​

Heather J., M.D.

2020 M.D. Graduate at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso

Background: Editor for 2 years

Ravin is a mentor a part of our mentorship program for pre med students​

Ravin P., D.O.

2020 D.O. Graduate at NSU-COM

Background: Completed a 7-year accelerated B.S./D.O program

Michaela is a mentor a part of our mentorship program for pre med students​

Michaela B., M.D./MBA

2020 MD/MBA Graduate at the University of Virginia School of Medicine

Background: Tutor for the past 6 years

Quinn

MS2 at NYU School of Medicine

Background: 99th percentile score on the MCAT

Christine is a mentor a part of our mentorship program for pre med students​

Christine

MS2 at Harvard Medical School

Background: Former freelance content writer

Celia

MS1 at UNC School of Medicine

Background: Former English tutor 

Khyati

MS2 at Temple’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine

Background: Editor for 2 years

Ankitha

MS1 at Wake Forest School of Medicine

Background: Has a love for narrative medicine

Sam

MS2 at the University of Minnesota Medical School – Twin Cities

Background: Minored in Global Health

Haley

MS1 at Rush Medical College

Background: Past tutor

Juan

MS1 at the Miller School of Medicine – University of Miami

Background: Earned a Masters of Science in Medical Sciences

Jamie

MS2 at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

Background: Tutor for incoming med students

Reese

MS2 at McGovern Medical School

Background: Earned a double major in Business Honors and Management

Tatiana

First Year MD/PhD Student at SUNY Upstate Medical University

Background: Has 2 publications

Sunny

MS3 at The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont

Background: Medical Student Ambassador

Haarika

MS1 at NYU Long Island School of Medicine

Background: Has a love for the intersection of medicine and journalism

Jabre is a mentor in the medical field with MyMentor.

Jabre

MS2 at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Medicine

Background: Former D1 Athlete

Nada

MS2 at Nova Southeastern University’s Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine

Background: A part of the Dual-Admissions program: B.S./D.O.

Morgan

MS1 at the University of Florida College of Medicine

Background: Passion for helping future doctors

Eric

MS2 at the NYU Long Island School of Medicine

Background: Past tutor

Jackie

MS2 at the Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Allopathic Medicine

Background: President of the Surgery Interest Group

Emma

MS3 at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine

Background: Published Writer

Caroline

MS4 at Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine

Background: Editor for 2 years

Brittany

MS2 at NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine

Background: Former writing tutor

Cristina

MS1 at the Frank H. Netter School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

Background: Former NDMUN Crisis Committee Co-Chair

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FAQs

Most frequent questions and answers about our services.

Our carefully-selected editing team is currently made up of physicians and medical students who have completed our rigorous screening, application, and training process.  Some of our editors have either sat on admissions committees or have contributed in some capacity to admissions at their school.  It’s critical for your essays to be viewed from multiple different perspectives, so we make it a priority to have a very diverse team of editors.

In order to be an editor for Motivate MD, the person needs to check off two boxes. 1. They were accepted and currently attend or graduated from medical school. 2. They have an expertise for English writing.  Both a medical student and physician can check off those boxes. We strongly believe that just because someone is a physician does not mean they are qualified to review essays.

That being said, we do have a few physicians a part of our team who are extremely talented. We primarily like to have medical students be editors for one simple reason: They are closer to the medical school application process.

This can vary depending on the time of the year (there is a huge influx of essays from late May through August), but we always have a team goal to get reviews back to people within 48 hours. We have a guarantee of a 2-3 day turnaround. We strive for timely delivery, however, quality and effectiveness are our main priorities.

We find it essential to have at least 2 of our talented editors review your essay. Many other review services will just have one person look over your essay, but we have found that this leads to a biased perception, and ultimately, a minimally effective essay. 

Motivate MD takes a different approach. Having at least 2 trained editors review your essay, will help eliminate bias and will ensure your essay resonates with the entire admissions committee.

After you purchase a review package, you will get an email with what the next steps are. All drafts and reviews are sent within the Premed App.

You will receive a confirmation email for your purchase (check your trash/spam folders, if you don’t see it after a day) that outlines the immediate next steps in our review process. 

The short answer is no.  Although we started by reviewing only medical school application essays, we have been able to cater our editing secrets to make any essay memorable. 

We have helped those applying to medical residencies, PA school, dental school, nursing school, and grad/law school create very effective and unique essays.  Just give us any information you can during the checkout process to help us optimize our reviews to fit your specific situation!

*Using our essay review service gives Motivate MD the right to use your essays and extracurriculars, in whole, or pieces, for educational purposes in future videos, books, social media posts or anywhere else. All identifying information will be changed prior to use. If you don't want us to use your essays or extracurriculars, please email us at [email protected] before your first draft is sent to us. This will allow us to create more great information for students in the future.