Annual Signet Classic Student Scholarship Essay Contest

Application Information

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Amount Awarded


Application Deadline

April 15

Awarded By

Penguin Group (USA), Inc.

Award Amount

$1,000 annually, non-renewable. In addition, each winner will also receive a Signet Classic Library for his/her school (or public library in the case of a home schooled winner).


Five awards offered annually.

Additional Information

Submissions will be judged on style, content, grammar, and originality. Judges will look for clear, concise writing that is original, articulate, logically organized, and well-supported. Winning essays must demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the themes and issues presented in this year's book. Winners will be notified by June. All entries will become the property of Signet Classics Penguin Group (USA) Inc., and will not be returned. All employees and the immediate families of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., its affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies are ineligible.

Deadline Info

This is an essay contest. To apply, the applicant must write an essay addressing one of the five topics listed on the Penguin Group website about this year's competition book, Adventures of Huckleberr ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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