Scholarship title: ProStart National Certificate of Achievement Scholarship
Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study
If you are under the age of twenty-five and have thoughts on humanity and the future, you are invited to share your perception and vision."
Prizes: First, Second, and Third place prizes will be awarded in two age categories: thirteen through seventeen and eighteen through twenty-four (ages determined as of the entry deadline of December 1 of each contest year.
Honorable Mention winners will receive special certificates. If you cite a teacher, librarian, dean, or other educational adviser (with mailing address) as instrumental to your having entered an essay, and if you are a winner, that individual will be recognized with a special award of $50. Procedures: Manuscripts should be under 2,500 words and must be word-processed or typed double-spaced. We regret that only hard copy will be accepted—no email or computer diskettes. Each applicant may only submit one manuscript each year. Provide your name, age, date of birth, address, phone number, e-mail address, and other contact information on the title page of your essay so that we can easily determine your age category and contact you if you are declared a winner.