Writing Scholarship

Category 2:  Graduate School Students


  • 1st Place – $500
  • 2nd Place – $300
  • 3rd Place – $100

Applicant Requirements:

  • Undergraduate or graduate student (any field of study) enrolled in a US university (you do not need to be an American citizen)
  • Minimum 3.2 GPA

Deadline and Guidelines:

  • Deadline: noon (US Eastern time) on February 29, 2016 Late submissions will not be accepted. Winners announced in June.
  • Your response to this year’s writing prompt must be between 750 and 2,000 words. Please make sure you respect the minimum and maximum word counts. Our panel of educators will judge your writing’s clarity, grammar, organization, and creativity. Good luck!

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