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  • Scholarship Name :
    Guideposts Magazine (Young Writers’ Contest)
  • States In Which Available :
    New York
  • Scholarship Amount :
    First prize $10,000; second $8,000; third $6,000; fourth $4,000; fifth $3,000; sixth to tenth $1,000; eleventh to twentieth $250 gift certificate for college supplies.
  • Deadline :
    Late NOV (varies)
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Open to high school juniors or seniors in the fall of the year they apply. Must write a first-person story about a memorable or moving experience they have had. Stories must be the true personal experience of the writer and the original, unpublished work of the submitter, must be written in English and be a maximum of 1,200 words.
  • Specific Target Group :
    All
  • How To Apply :
    Mail or e-mail manuscript, see website for guidelines.