Pre-College 1440 Broadway New York NY 10018 800/527-8378
  • Scholarship Name :
    Kaplan/Newsweek (“My Turn” Essay Contest)
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  • States In Which Available :
    New York
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $5,000 (1st place); $2,000 (2nd place); $1,000
  • Deadline :
    FEB 1
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Essay (500-1,000 words) on topic chosen by student should be based on personal opinion or experience; must be factually accurate. Must be U.S. citizen or resident of U.S. (and its territories and possessions), who as of January 1 is a high school student intending to attend college following graduation. All other entries will be disqualified. Essays are judged on effectiveness, creativity, insight, organization and development, consistent use of language, variety in sentence structure and vocabulary, use of proper grammar, spelling and punctuation.
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  • How To Apply :
    See official rules and instructions and download entry form from website or see guidance counselor. Submit with 2 copies of essay.