NSSAR George S. and Stella M. Knight Essay Contest

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Awarded By

National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution

Award Amount

The national awards are distributed as follows: the first-place winner will receive $2,000, a winning recognition plaque, airfare and a one night hotel for two at the annual congress; the second-place winner will receive $1,000; and the third-place winner will receive $500. All awards are made on an annual basis and are non-renewable.


Three awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

The applicant must submit an essay on an event, person, philosophy, or ideal associated with the American Revolution, the Declaration of Independence, or the framing of the U.S. Constitution. Students ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.