Department W P.O. Box 57044 Irvine CA 92619-7044 http://www.aynrand.org/contests/ anthemessay@aynrand.org
  • Scholarship Name :
    Ayn Rand Institute (Anthem Essay Contest)
  • Number Of Awards :
    236 (1 first, 5 second, 10 third, 45 finalist, 175 semifinalists)
  • States In Which Available :
    California
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $2,000 (1st prize); $500 (2nd); $200 (3rd); $50 (finalists); $30 (semifinalists)
  • Deadline :
    March 18
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Open to 9th and 10th graders who write a 600- to 1,200-word essay on Ayn Rand’s novelette Anthem. Essays will be judged on both style and content. Judges will look for writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized. Winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of Anthem.
  • Specific Target Group :
    All
  • How To Apply :
    See website or contact your English teacher or guidance counselor for guidelines. Do NOT write to above address. Submit online, e-mail, or by mail.