$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship

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Scholarship Description

IvyPanda provides $1500 in scholarships annually for talented students who demonstrate mastery of essay writing. Submissions from current high school, college, or university students from any country will be accepted.

Scholarship Details

  • Total awards: $1,500 annually
  • First prize: $1,000; Runner-up: $500
  • Focus on essay writing mastery

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to current high school, college, or university students worldwide
  • Proof of academic status or enrollment required for winners
  • One essay submission per participant

Application Process

  1. Write an essay (500-700 words) on one of the provided topics
  2. Ensure essay is plagiarism-free, in US or UK English, and follows MLA style
  3. Submit essay in .doc or .docx format, with sources cited on a Works Cited page
  4. Follow IvyPanda on Twitter or Instagram, like, and share the contest post
  5. Email your submission via email with the required documents and screenshots

Winners will be announced on this page as well as on the IvyPanda blog.

To receive their awards, the winners must provide proof of enrollment or study. If they cannot or will not provide this confirmation, the award will be given to the next appropriate participant in line.

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