The American Foreign Services Association sponsors a high school essay contesttasking students with identifying the United States’ strengths and weaknesses in establishing peace in foreign countries. In an essay between 1,000 and 1,250 words, students must answer three questions about US foreign policy and national security.
Essay Contests The intent of our 2019-2020 Creation Science High School and Undergraduate Essay Contests is to encourage awareness and interest in both the historical and observational evidences for creation by developing students’ understanding in an area of creation science research of their choosing.
Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) International High School Bridge Building Contest; Junior Science and Humanities Symposia; Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams; Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) ROV Competition; MIT THINK Scholars Program; NASA Goddard Optimus Prime Spinoff Challenge; NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge.
National Science Bowl - Middle and high school student teams National STEM League - Middle and high school students Neurological Surgery P.C. Health Science Competition - students that attend High School in Suffolk and Nassau counties, New York.
Science Competitions in the UK. Students, young scientists, inventors, engineers, technologists and others interested in science and engineering can participate in a number of science competitions, many of which have grown into annual events and each year offer more and better awards for the best projects.
Regeneron Science Talent Search, The Regeneron Science Talent Search (formerly Intel STS) is the nation’s most prestigious science research competition for high school seniors.Learn More
Purpose Since 2018, the Harvard Undergraduate Economics Association (HUEA) has held an annual essay competition. This essay competition will be open to high school students of any year and is a fantastic opportunity to demonstrate an accomplished level of writing and to also demonstrate a convincing and well-argued essay.Learn More
High School Science Essay Contest. The SACP High School Essay Contest is open to all students in grades 10 through 12. Topic: Find an example of marketing that uses scientific claims inappropriately. Debunk the myths with accurate scientific principles. Cite all references in proper MLA format.Learn More
Ayn Rand Institute Contest - This contest is open to students grade 8-12 and offers cash prizes for the top Ayn Rand-themed essays. Creative Communication Poetry Contest - Open for students of all ages, this contest aims to highlight the work of talented writers by publishing the winners in a book. National High School Essay Contest - This.Learn More
The American Foreign Service Association’s national high school essay contest completed its twenty-second year with nearly 440 submissions from 36 states. Three randomized rounds of judging produced this year’s winner, Jonas Lorincz, a junior from Marriotts Ridge High School in Marriottsville, Maryland.Learn More
University essay competitions are aimed at Sixth-form students. Essay competitions are an important means by which you can expand your knowledge and hone your learning. If you are applying for a particular subject at university, undertaking an essay competition is a good way to deepen your understanding of a field.Learn More
The Kaplun Essay Contest is broken up into two levels. Level 1 is for 7th through 9th graders, they get one essay. Level 2 - Is for 10th through 12th graders, they get another essay. Society of Professional Journalists Freedom of the Press High School Essay Contest Deadline is in late February.Learn More
USIP partners with the American Foreign Service Association ((AFSA) on the annual National High School Essay Contest. The contest engages high school students in learning and writing about issues of peace and conflict, encouraging appreciation for diplomacy’s role in building partnerships that can advance peacebuilding and protect national security.Learn More
The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites high school students to “consider the concept of political courage by writing an essay on a US elected official who has chosen to do what is right, rather than what is expedient” through The Profile in Courage Essay Contest. Students ar required to write an essay of 700 to 1,000 words, and to use at least five varied sources.Learn More
The most common type of writing competitions on our list are short story competitions, but we also feature opportunities for poetry, flash fiction, essays, and full manuscripts. We hope there is something here to satisfy every taste :) We try to keep this list as up-to-date as possible.Learn More
The ACSL helps organize computer science competitions around the world. Contests are available for students in elementary school through high school. USA Computing Olympiad The USA Computing Olympiad holds around six training competitions per year and top finishing students are are invited to further improve their skills at a summer camp.Learn More
There were numerous high-quality entries for the essay competition, and we would like to congratulate everyone for their efforts. The first prize winners will receive a complete set of books from the Unofficial Guide Series, and the opportunity to become an author with us.Learn More