One first-place senior award is given at both schools in the amount of $2,500 annually, non-renewable. The other award amounts vary annually. The total amount designated for this program is approximately $17,900.
The number of awards offered varies annually. Last year, 26 awards were given.
Students are given an essay topic several weeks before the contest date. On the contest date, which is always a Saturday, participating students bring their notes and research materials to a classroom and write their essays on-site.
The application deadline date has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to remain the same as last year. The deadline date shown here is tentative based on last year's date. Please che ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.