Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest Deadline

Scholarship Award: $50 up to $10,000 Awards Available: First Prize: $10,000 3 Second Prizes: $2,000 5 Third Prizes: $1,000 25 Finalist: $100 50 Semifinalist: $50
When Sep 17, 2012
from 04:00 PM to 04:00 PM
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Scholarship is for high school seniors, undergraduate college students, and graduate students.


1. No application is required. The contest is open to students worldwide.

2. Entrant must be a 12th Grader, College Undergraduate, or Graduate Student. To avoid disqualification, mailed essays must include a stapled cover sheet with the following information:

  • Your name and address
  • Your email address(if available)
  • the name and address of your school
  • topic selected(#1, 2, or 3 indicated on the website)
  • your current grade level and
  • (optional) the name of the teacher who assigned the essay, if you are completing it for classroom credit.

    3. Essay must be no fewer then 800 words, but no more then 1,600 words.


    Select One of the following three topics that is stated on the website:

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