Department W P.O. Box 57044 Irvine CA 92619-7044 http://www.aynrand.org/contests/ tf-essay@aynrand.org
  • Scholarship Name :
    Ayn Rand Institute (Fountainhead Essay Contest)
  • Number Of Awards :
    251 (1 first, 5 second, 10 third, 35 finalist, 200 semifinalist)
  • States In Which Available :
    California
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $10,000 (1st prize); $2,000 (2nd); $1,000 (3rd); $100 (finalist); $50 (semifinalist)
  • Deadline :
    APR 15
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Open to 11th and 12th graders who write an 800- to 1,600-word essay on Ayn Rand’s The Fountainhead. Essays 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 and psychological meaning of The Fountainhead.
  • Specific Target Group :
    All
  • How To Apply :
    See website for guidelines. Do NOT write to above address. Submit online, e-mail, or by mail.