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Shamrock Irish Heritage Essay Contest

$1,000

February 06, 2019

Awards Available: 4

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The contest is open to young men and women of Irish birth or ancestry residing in the Triangle Area and surrounding counties, North Carolina. Contestants must be between the ages of 16 and 23. Two young men and two young women will be chosen as finalists from submitted essays and must be present for a personal interview.

    The Shamrock Irish Heritage Contest consists of an essay submission of 500-700 words on one of two topics:
    1. What Irish traditions are you most proud of and how do you keep them alive in your life?
    or
    2. What does your Irish ancestry and heritage mean to you?

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Debbie Murphy
  • P.O. Box 98862
  • Raleigh, NC 27624
  • dmurphy@raleighstpats.org

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