Today, fire is pleased to announce the winners of our 2012 essay contest: mark gimelstein, a senior at great neck south high school in great neck, new york, won first prize for his essay, “the audacity of independent thought” he will receive a $10,000 college scholarship his winning entry is.
Read the 2012 winning essay by patrick reilly boston, ma—the john f kennedy library foundation today announced that patrick reilly, a junior at archmere academy in claymont, delaware, has won the national john f kennedy profile in courage essay contest for high school students. Enter to win essay contests, poetry contests, and other writing contests entry frequency: 1 x daily per person end date: march 31st, writers of the future contest write a science fiction story of 17,000 words or less for your chance to be judged by the hottest science fiction authors and to win an award and cash prizes worth up to.
The american foreign service association’s national high school essay contest completed its twentieth year with almost 1,000 submissions from 48 states, two territories and five countries (indonesia, burma, south korea, tanzania, and united kingdom.
Homeschooled students may enter our essay contests please enter the contest for your current grade level instead of writing your school name and address on your coversheet, just write “homeschooled” if you’re not sure which contest you’re eligible for,.
The essay entry deadline for area schools is march 1st, 2012 the contest is open to all high school students, regardless whether they are public or home schooled, provided they live in the contest’s designated geographical area.