“We the Students” Essay Competition

Scholarship Name: “We the Students” Essay Competition

Status: CLOSED

Posted Date: January 2, 2020

Due Date: April 15, 2020

Each year, the “We the Students” essay competition gives high-school students from across the U.S. a chance to share their perspectives on a trending topic. This year, they are asking students to consider what role the government should play in monitoring internet content and they are awarding $20,000+ in scholarship and prizes to the winning essayists, including:

  • 1st Place – $5,000 and a scholarship to their Constitutional Academy in Washington, D.C.
  • Runners Up – Six prizes at $1,250 each.
  • Honorable Mentions – Eight prizes at $500 each.

To apply, click We the Students.