FFRF Freedom in Academia Essay Contest for High School Students

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Friday, January 1, 2016

Awarded By

Freedom From Religion Foundation

Award Amount

A first-prize award of $10,000, a second-prize award of $5,000, a three third-prize awards of $1,000. Four essays will also be picked at random for a $500 participation award. All awards are offered annually and are non-renewable.


Nine awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

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.