Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest

Application Information

Already signed up? Log in

Amount Awarded


Application Deadline

July 31, 2020

Awarded By

Lincoln Forum

Award Amount

There will be a first-prize award of $1,500, a second-prize award of $750, and a third-prize award of $500. All awards are made on an annual basis and are non-renewable. The scholarship prize money is designed as a reward for academic excellence. It can be used for any purpose the winner desires.


Three awards offered annually.

Additional Information

Judging of entries will take place during the fall and the winners will be announced at the Lincoln Forum annual meeting in Gettysburg, Virginia. Checks from the Lincoln forum will be sent to the winners in December.

Deadline Info

To enter, students must submit an essay of between 1,500 to 5,000 words addressing the current year's topic. Further details on the topic are available on the Lincoln Forum website. Essays must be typ ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

Save time. Fill out your Scholarship Match profile to get personalized scholarship results.

Give me my personalized results