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National Center for Policy Analysis/Young Patriots Essay Contest

The Young Patriots Essay Contest is designed to challenge high school students to creatively solve problems in the realm of economics and public policy through the art of writing. The current prompt is 'Drawing on the readings, discuss the relationship between individual freedom and social/economic prosperity. Feel free to incorporate outside research.' (The short required readings are available for free on the contest main page.)

AWARD INFORMATION

Award Amount $2,000 - $5,000
Number of Awards 3
Application Deadline January 5
Available to Class Level Freshmen
Renewability Not renewable

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required

SCHOLARSHIP SPONSOR

Organization Director of Youth Programs
National Center for Policy Analysis
Address 14180 Dallas Parkway Suite 350
City, State, Zip Dallas, TX 75254
Telephone (972) 308-6487
Fax (972) 239-9823
E-mail Rachel.Stevens@NCPA.org
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