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Competition Details

Ayn Rand Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest


Goes By: Ayn Rand Essay Contest
Fellowship Website

An essay contest focusing on Atlas Shrugged, by Ayn Rand. Applicants chose one of 3 essay topics in a given year to write an 800-1600 word essay.


Award Value

One first prize: $20,000; 3 second prizes: $2,000; 5 third prizes: $1,000; 25 finalists: $100; and 50 semifinalists: $50


Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Masters, Doctoral, Professional Degree: Health Sciences, Professional Degree: Business, Professional Degree: Law

Minimum Grade Point Average

N/A

Citizenship

No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Masters, Doctoral, Professional Degree: Health Sciences, Professional Degree: Business, Professional Degree: Law
Academic Areas: All
Areas of Interest: Contest
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.



Deadlines

Ayn Rand Electronic Deadline
Thursday, September 19, 2019
11:59 p.m. PST


Last updated: September 14, 2016