Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
45
Days
January 15 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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Profile in Courage Essay Contest

Description

The Profile in Courage Essay Contest challenges students to write an original and creative essay that demonstrates an understanding of political courage as described by John F. Kennedy in Profiles in Courage. The maximum word count is 1,000 with a minimum of 700, not including citations and bibliography. Use at least five varied sources such as government documents, letters, newspaper articles, books, and/or personal interviews. Visit jfklibrary.org for more info.

Amount Details

$100
Low Amount Awarded
$10,000
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 19 years old
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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  • Checkmark Essay
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Contact
Profile in Courage Essay Contest Coordinator
profiles@nara.gov