Hays C. Kirby Scholarship Contest
The winner of this scholarship will have completed a 1,500 word essay on the topic "American Flag and Anthem Etiquette". Please read the guidelines before submitting your entry. In addition to a $5,000 scholarship for the winning essay, the first runner-up will receive $2,500 and the second runner-up will receive $1,000.
This contest is open to all U.S. citizens of all national backgrounds that are currently studying in the United States or in an American military school out of the country. Eligible contestants must be high school (9th — 12th grade) students in a public, private, alternative, parochial or home-study program. Previous first place scholarship recipients are not eligible. Recent high school graduates are eligible to participate as long as the deadline of the current contest falls within 12 months after graduation.
All entries must be submitted electronically by March 2nd. No exceptions will be made to late entries. For the complete official guidelines for this scholarship, please visit our website or email us. Do not send a form letter requesting information. Please email ScholarshipJFI@cox.net to receive the complete set of guidelines.