Award Amount


Application Deadline

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Awarded By

Bill of Rights Institute

Award Amount

The first-place winner will receive $5,000, six runner ups will receive $1,250, and the eight honorable mention recipients will receive $500 each. All awards are offered annually and are non-renewable.


Fifteen awards offered annually. Six runner up and eight honorable mention awards will be given.

Deadline Info

Applications are available online from the Bill of Rights Institute website. This is an essay contest. In addition to the completed application, the student must submit an essay of no more than 800 w ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.