Ayn Rand Institute/Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

Annual Essay Contest on Ayn Rand's novel, Atlas Shrugged, for college/university and 12th grade students. Essays will be judged on whether the student is able to argue for and justify his or her view¿-not on whether the Institute agrees with the view the student expresses. Judges will look for writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized. Winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of Atlas Shrugged. For complete rules and guidelines, visit https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#atlasshrugged-1

Award Information

Award Amount
$50 - $20,000
Number of Awards
84
Application Deadline
April 28
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
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
Student Outreach Coordinator
Ayn Rand Institute
Address
2121 Alton Parkway, Suite 250
City, State, Zip
Irvine, CA , 92606
Telephone
(949) 222-6550
E-mail
essays@aynrand.org
Website
Website

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