Contests

The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest 2015

Submission Deadline: Online by Dec. 8, 2014, 8 p.m.

The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest, now in its 26th year, challenges college students to analyze the urgent ethical issues confronting them in today's complex world. Students are encouraged to write thought-provoking personal essays that raise questions, single out issues and are rational arguments for ethical action.

Eligibility: Registered undergraduate, full-time juniors and seniors at accredited four-year colleges or universities in the United States during the fall 2014 semester.

For more information, please view the flier or you can visit the foundation's website.

CUNY Ethics and Morality Essay Contest: Virtue

Submission deadline: Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Open to all CUNY undergraduate and graduate students.

The goal of the Chynn CUNY Ethics and Morality Essay Contest is to stimulate college students to ponder the topic of morality, and to broadcast the best essays, in an attempt to promote the teaching of morality in American education.

For full rules and to complete the application, please visit the Asian American/Asian Reseaerch Institute.

View the essay contest flier.