Anthem Essay Contest for Students
Deadline April 30, formerly April 25. Highly recommended free contest for 8th-12th graders awards top prizes of $2,000 apiece in each of two categories (8th-10th grade students and 11th-12th grade students), other large prizes, for essays on Ayn Rand's novella Anthem. See website for essay topics and background on Rand's rationalist, libertarian worldview. Length limit is 600-1,200 words. One entry per student. Past first-prize winners are ineligible. Online submission preferred. Sponsored by the Ayn Rand Institute.
Published: March 6, 2020