2018 Carnegie Council International Student/Teacher Essay Contest: Is it Important to Live in a Democracy?

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2018 Carnegie Council International Student-Teacher Essay Contest- Is it Important to Live in a Democracy?- Scholarship for Africans
2018 Carnegie Council International Student-Teacher Essay Contest- Is it Important to Live in a Democracy?- Scholarship for Africans

2018 Carnegie Council International Student/Teacher Essay Contest

 

Application Deadline:December 31, 2018

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its tenth annual International Essay Contest, open to students of all nationalities anywhere in the world.

 

ESSAY TOPIC:

Is it important to live in a democracy?

 

The essay should include a definition/explanation of the concept of democracy (written in your own words) and then explain why democracy is or is not important.

CONTEST REQUIREMENTS:

  • Style: Op-ed style (not academic, footnoted papers)
  • Length: 1,000 to 1,500 words
  • Format: Blog post on www.globalethicsnetwork.org. English language entries only.
  • Limit: One entry per person.

Eligibility Requirements:

All students, from high school students through graduate students, are eligible. Non-students are automatically disqualified.

Previous winners and honorable mentions are not eligible.

PRIZES:

The essays are judged in three categories: graduate students; undergraduate students; and high school students.

1st prize: $300 Amazon Gift Certificate

2nd prize: $150 Amazon Gift Certificate 


3rd prize: $75 Amazon Gift Certificate

 

HOW TO ENTER:

1. Join the free Global Ethics Network (GEN) website: www.globalethicsnetwork.org.

2. Post your essay in the blog section and tag it with #essaycontest2018.

3. Please include the following:

* Your full name.

* The name of your school.

* Indicate what level of student you are (high school, undergraduate, graduate).

 

For More Information:

 

2018 Carnegie Council International Student-Teacher Essay Contest- Is it Important to Live in a Democracy?- Scholarship for Africans
2018 Carnegie Council International Student-Teacher Essay Contest- Is it Important to Live in a Democracy?- Scholarship for Africans

Visit the Official Webpage of the Carnegie Council International Student/Teacher Essay Contest 2018

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