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John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest

John F. Kennedy Library Foundation

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This is an essay contest for US high school students in grades nine through twelve who are attending public, private, parochial, or home schools; US students under the age of twenty enrolled in a high school correspondence/GED program in any of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, or the US territories; and US citizens attending schools overseas. To apply, applicants must write an essay on a specified topic related to political courage. See website for further details. Employees of John Hancock Financial Services and members of their families are not eligible to participate.

How easy is it to apply?


This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.

How much competition is there?


There will be a lot of competition for this scholarship.

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Deadline: Jan 6
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Award Range: $500 - $10,000
Awards Granted: 7


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$1000 Cappex "No Essay" Monthly Scholarship

    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is April 30, 2014

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