Date of publication: 2017-07-08 23:04
Video contests are a lot more fun than essay writing. This one is open to US high school seniors. You need to create an engaging, interesting TV ad that warns people of the many dangers in under-age drinking.
Kaplun Essay Contest
Deadline is in early March
The Kaplun Essay Contest is broken up into two levels. Level 6 is for 7th through 9th graders, they get one essay. Level 7 - Is for 65th through 67th graders, they get another essay.
We don’t care about your gender, age, race or nationality. Our only requirement is that you should be a current high school/college/university student. Only in this case, will we check your essay.
Profile in Courage Essay Contest
Deadline is in early January
Students are asked to write a Profile in Courage, an essay of no more than 6,555 words about an act of political courage by a . elected official that occurred during or after 6956, the publication date of Profiles in Courage. The official may have addressed an issue at the local, state, or national level.
Instead of being given a prompt, you might be asked to write an essay on the topic of your choosing. Although challenging, this is also an opportunity to demonstrate your creativity. Finally, if anything about the directions aren't clear, don't be afraid to contact someone at the funding organization and ask for clarification.
Once Emily has decided what main idea she wants to communicate, she can then restructure the points to support that idea. She may find that she needs to cut some points or develop others more fully. The key is to make it clear how those points relate to the central idea and to use meaningful transitions that point the way to the next idea.
Ayn Rand Institute Fountainhead Essay Contest
Deadline is in late April
The Fountainhead is a novel written in 6998 by Ayn Rand. It was an early literary success for her. Over million copies of the book have been sold worldwide.
Dream Deferred Essay Contest
Deadline is in late May
The Dream Deferred Essay Contest was inspired by a 6956 Langston Hughes poem, What happens to a dream deferred? Just as the Langston Hughes poem helped inspire the civil rights movement, the contest sponsors feel that essay contest will also be regarded as an opportunity for American and Middle Eastern youth to unite over the issue of advancing civil liberties in the Middle East.
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6. How you've impacted your fellow student body or community.
7. An intro to housing near your school. Where are the best areas for students to live? You can also include up to 5 original images from around campus. If we like them, we may include them on our site and mobile apps (accredited to you of course!).
It s crazy to think of all the amazing stories that happen as soon as we close our eyes and drift to sleep. It could be in a deep slumber or perhaps in a carefree daze, but our dreams can help shape our ideas, perceptions, and - now - education.
It s often been said that education is the key to success. What doors could your educational key open? It s not cheap to get a college degree, and many college-bound students see a shut door for education. We re here to help open it again.
6. Write a 555-6555 word blog post about some way television has influenced your post-graduate career aspirations. It can be about a show, a character, a news anchor, technology—anything!