Freedom From Religion Foundation/Michael Hakeem Memorial Essay Contest for Ongoing College Students

Open to all ongoing undergraduate college students up to age 24 already attending a North American college or university. You remain eligible to enter this contest if you will graduate from college by spring or summer of 2020. If you're entering college in Fall 2020 for the first time, please enter FFRF's contest for college-bound high school seniors. If you're a student of color up to age 21, who is currently enrolled in college, you may enter this contest or the David Hudak Student of Color Contest, but you may not enter both contests. Applicant must submit a 450-650 words essay using the topic "The Necessity of Freethought — Why I am Not Religious."

Award Information

Award Amount
$200 - $3,500
Number of Awards
10
Application Deadline
July 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
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
Foundation Co-President
Freedom From Religion Foundation
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Not reported, ,
Telephone
(608) 256-8900
E-mail
info@ffrf.org
Website
Website

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