FRA Americanism Essay Contest

$5,000

December 01, 2021

Awards Available: See Description

  • Scholarship Description
  • FRA sponsors an annual essay contest to promote the spirit of Americanism and patriotism among our country's youth. FRA's Americanism Essay Contest is open to all students, grades 7 through 12, including those who are home-schooled. Students are invited to submit a 350-word essay through an FRA member or local FRA branch. The grand national winner will receive $5,000, with additional prizes for the top three essays in each grade category ($2,500 for first place, $1,500 for second place, and $1,000 for third place). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Scholarship Committee
  • 125 N. West St.
  • Alexandria, VA 223147
  • fra@fra.org
  • 703-683-1400
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Alexander H  on 10/22/2020 9:28:08 AM

Alexander Howlin I would like continue my education and this scholarship would make that possible. My grade point average is 4.0 and I'm a member of the National Honor Society. I was a Boy Scout. It is my dream to be DVM. I hope you will consider me. thank you

Kara G  on 7/11/2020 11:34:10 AM

I thoroughly enjoyed responding to this prompt. Thanks so much!

Dhatri S  on 12/1/2018 10:52:36 PM

Thank you for the opportunity to apply.

James G  on 12/1/2018 10:06:26 AM

What a great opportunity to earn money for college while expressing my patriotism!

Kyra B  on 9/5/2018 8:11:37 PM

Thank you for this amazing opportunity!

Scott M  on 8/31/2018 10:20:00 AM

USA! USA! USA!

Alyona B  on 7/17/2018 3:37:09 PM

I'm grateful for this opportunity.

Kandyce c  on 10/9/2013 9:51:03 AM

Thank you for the opportunity to apply

Kevin B  on 6/24/2012 3:31:08 PM

Thank you for the opportunity to apply.

Joshua S  on 10/5/2011 11:52:06 AM

thanks for this opportunity :)

jose d  on 12/1/2010 4:54:02 PM

I think this is a great opportunity for me to be able to attend college. I am hopimg to extend my knowledge.

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