Fleet Reserve Association
Prizes are awarded in the form of U.S. Savings Bonds and are distributed as follows: a $2,500 bond to the first-place winner in each grade level; a $1,500 bond to the second-place winner in each grade level; and a $1,000 bond to the third-place winner in each grade level. One grand-prize winner will be selected to receive $5,000. Please note: Winners will be asked to provide their Social Security numbers for the sole purpose of complying with the rules of issuance of a U.S. Savings Bond.
Eighteen awards offered annually at the national level.
Awards are presented at the end of May. *Please note: Students do not have to be children of FRA or Ladies Auxiliary members to apply for this contest. A student may submit only one essay each year. All essays become the property of the FRA.
Additional information about this award is available on the Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) website by clicking on the 'Events and Programs' link. This is an essay contest. To enter the contest, the ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.