Scholarship Name :
Ayn Rand Institute (Atlas Shrugged Essay Competition)
Number Of Awards :
48 (1 first, 3 second, 5 third, 20 finalist, 20 semifinalist)
States In Which Available :
Scholarship Amount :
First prize: $5,000; second prizes: $1,000; third prizes: $400; finalist prizes: $100; semifinalist prizes: $50 cash awards
Eligibility Criteria :
Open to students enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate business-degree program who write a 1,000– 1,200-word essay on Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged. Essays judged on style and content and must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophical meaning of Atlas Shrugged.
Specific Target Group :
How To Apply :
See website or contact your Business Ethics professor for guidelines. Do NOT write to above address. 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 Atlas Shrugged. Essays may be submitted online.