Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest
The contest is open to all high school students in the graduating classes of 2014 and 2015.
DUE: March 7th, 2014
9th Annual DNA Day Contest
The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) invites you to participate in the 9th Annual DNA Day Essay Contest! The contest is open to students in grades 9-12.
The contest aims to challenge students to examine, question, and reflect on important concepts in genetics. Essays are expected to contain substantive, well-reasoned arguments indicative of a depth of understanding of the concepts related to the essay question. Essays are read and evaluated by several independent judges through three rounds of scoring.
|1st Place Winner:||$1,000 + $1,000 genetics materials grant for teacher|
|2nd Place Winner:||$600 + $600 genetics materials grant for teacher|
|3rd Place Winner:||$400 + $400 genetics materials grant for teacher|
|Honorable Mention:||10 prizes of $100 each.|
DUE: March 14th, 2014
Doodle for Google
Before there was an airplane, there were doodles of cool flying machines. And before there was a submarine, there were doodles of magical underwater sea explorers. Since the beginning of time, ideas big and small, practical and playful, have started out as doodles. And we’re ready for more. One talented young artist (grades K-12) will see his or her artwork on the Google homepage and receive a $30,000 college scholarship and a $50,000 Google for Education technology grant for his or her school.
DUE: March 20, 2014
The National WWII Museum 2014 High School Essay Contest
Contest is open to all high school students in the United States, United States Territories, and military bases.
Your essay must be 1,000 words or less. Only one essay per student may be submitted.
Museum will accept the first 500 properly formatted entries only. The website will indicate when 500 essays have been submitted.
First place: $1,000
Second place: $750
Third place: $500
Winning essays will be posted on The National WWII Museum’s website. The top 50 essayists will receive honorable mention on our web site.
DUE: March 28th, 2014
Engineering for You Video Contest
What will engineering create in the next 50 years? Rev up your creativity, pull out your camera or phone, and produce a video showing the world how you see engineering enhancing quality of life and serving the needs of society.
DUE: March 31st, 2014
2014 Swackhamer Disarmament Video Contest
The contest is open to people of all ages from any country.
"Nukes Are Nuts." We think that those three simple words sum up just how insane nuclear weapons really are. Make a video of 30 seconds or less telling us, and the world, why you believe Nukes are Nuts.
DUE: April 1st, 2014
Raymond Monti Scholarship
LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP - Open to all Seniors
DUE: April 1st, 2014 to Mrs. Chainey in the Career Center