Young Patriots Essay Contest

Application Information

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Amount Awarded


Application Deadline

January 03

Awarded By

National Center for Policy Analysis

Award Amount

First, second and third prizes will be awarded in the amounts of $5,000, $2,500, and $1,500 respectively. All awards are offered annually and are non-renewable.


Three awards offered annually.

Additional Information

The Young Patriots Essay Contest is designed to challenge middle and high school students to think critically about current events, do some problem solving, and creatively engage with public policy through the art of writing.

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.

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