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We the Students Essay Competition

Each year, the We the Students Essay Competition gives high-school students from across the U.S. a chance to share their perspectives on a trending topic.

This year, they're asking students to consider what role the government should play in monitoring internet content and they are awarding $20,000+ in scholarship and prizes to the winning essayists, including:
  • 1st Place – $5,000 and a scholarship to our 2018 Constitutional Academy in Washington, D.C.
  • Runners Up – Six prizes at $1,250 each.
  • Honorable Mentions – Eight prizes at $500 each.

Please encourage your students to sign up below and submit their 500-800-word essay before February 5, 2018.

Click here for information and to sign up for the competition.