2020 INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST 

Presented as a mandated element

of the

Annual International Achievement Week Observance

Four College Scholarship Awards:

1st Scholarship: $5,000; 2nd Scholarship: $3,000;

3rd Scholarship: $2,000; 4th Scholarship: $1,000

 

Contest Closes: October 16, 2020

Eligibility Rules & Submission Process

Essay Title:

 

Learning about politics and life as a citizen is part of the transition to adulthood. During this stage, young people are introduced to political processes and issues, as well as, a range of political activities including voting and participation in social movements. “Against the backdrop of the global “Black Lives Matter” movement, why is it even more important for young people to become and remain politically engaged?”