American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) National High School Essay Contest
Deadline: March 15 – in 7 months
Email: [email protected]
Email Contact Name: Ms. Perri Green, Essay Contest Coordinator
Maximum Award: $2,500.00
This is a contest for all high school students whose parents are not employed by the Foreign Service. 1,000 to 1,250 word essay on the prompt posted on the website.
$2,500 award to the writer of the winning essay, in addition to an all-expense paid trip to the nation’s capital from anywhere in the U.S. for the winner and his or her parents, and an all-expense paid educational voyage courtesy of Semester at Sea.
The runner up receives $1250 and a full scholarship to attend the International Diplomacy Program of the National Student Leadership Conference.
Essay Topic, Rules, Requirements, and Application Form are available on the website.
- Essay/Oratorical Contest
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