Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

$10,000

May 15, 2018

Awards Available: 236

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  • Scholarship Description
  • Discover Atlas Shrugged and You Could Win Tons of Cash With adoring fans, fervent critics and very few in between, Atlas Shrugged continues to inspire passionate responses from readers despite having been published nearly 60 years ago. If you’re interested in learning what all the fuss is about, pick up a copy today. Reading the novel qualifies you to participate in the 2018 Atlas Shrugged essay contest, which will award $10,000 to the first-place winner! The Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest is open to students worldwide with no application required. Essays must be written on one of three topics, which can be accessed on the sponsor's website and must be between 800 and 1,600 words in English only, double-spaced. Entrant must be a 12th-grader, college undergraduate or graduate student. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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  • Irvine, CA 92606
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  • tel: 949-222-6550 x269
  • fax: 949-222-6558

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