John F. Kennedy Library Foundation/Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Essay contest open to all high school students, grades nine to twelve. Students in U.S. territories and U.S. citizens attending schools overseas may also apply. All essays will be judged on the overall originality of topic and the clear communication of ideas through language. Winner and their nominating teacher are invited to Kennedy Library to accept award. Winner receives $3000, nomination teacher receives grant of $500; second place receives $1000 and five finalists receive $500.

Award Information

Award Amount
$500 - $10,000
Number of Awards
7
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen
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
Essay Contest Coordinator
John F. Kennedy Library Foundation
Address
Columbia Point
City, State, Zip
Boston, MA , 02125
Telephone
(617) 514-1649
E-mail
profiles@nara.gov
Website
Website

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