Essay Contest Opportunity

Extras! Blog   —   Posted on November 8, 2013

The 2013 We The Students Scholarship Contest is now open for applications! The contest runs through December 6, 2013.

To participate in the contest, high school students will answer three questions around the ideas of the Constitution and the role of government.

  • One $4,000 prize will be awarded for first place
  • One $2,000 prize for second place, and
  • One $1,000 prize for third place
  • Two $500 prizes will be awarded for honorable mentions

Michelle Griffes, Bill of Rights Institute’s Director for Education writes: at the Bill of Rights Institute, we know your impact on students’ lives is invaluable – in an effort to support your hard work, we have set up the contest with teacher prizes. When your students win, you win! The teachers of each winner will receive prize money, $500 for first place, $300 for second place, $100 for third place, and $50 each for honorable mention winner.

For more information, visit the We The Students Scholarship Contest page.