NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund Youth Essay Contest

This contest is available for students currently enrolled in elementary, junior high or high school during the 2013-2014 school year. To apply, applicants must submit a short essay response to the question listed at the website.

Please note: Although the application deadline for this award has passed, we wanted you to know about this award as a possibility for next year. Often, scholarship providers offer similar scholarships each year. This award is scheduled to be updated within the next few months. Please check back for more information at a later date.

Awarded by:
NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund
Award Amount:

First prizes are $1,000 in U.S. savings bonds; second prizes, $600 in savings bonds; third prizes, $200 in savings bonds; and honorable mentions, $100 in savings bonds.

Recipients:
Essays will be judged in two categories: senior (grades 10 through 12) and junior (grades 9 and below), with separate prizes awarded to the winners in each category. Four awards will be offered in each category, for a total of eight awards.
Deadline Info:

This is a writing competition. Entry forms and additional information are available on the NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund (NRACRDF) website. To enter, students must write an essay addressing the sub... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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Award Amount:$475
Application Deadline: December 01, 2013