Ayn Rand - Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

Award Amount

$20,000

Application Deadline

Friday, October 23, 2015

Awarded By

Ayn Rand Institute

Award Amount

Awards are for cash prizes in the following amounts: first prize, $20,000; second prizes, $2,000; third prizes, $1,000; finalist prizes, $100; semifinalist prizes, $50. All awards are non-renewable.

Recipients

84 awards offered annually as follows: 1 first prize; 3 second prizes; 5 third prizes; 25 finalist prizes; 50 semifinalist prizes.

Deadline Info

Applications are available online from the Ayn Rand Institute website. To enter, each student must write an essay of 800 to 1,600 words on the book 'Atlas Shrugged' by Ayn Rand. The applicant must ch ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.