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Letters About Literature Competition

Center for the Book in the Library of Congress

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This competition is for students in grades 4 through 12 and homeschooled students at equivalent grade levels. To qualify, applicants must be at least 9 years of age and legal US residents. To apply, applicants must write and submit a letter addressed to the author of a book of their choice. Applicants should address how the author's work--novel, nonfiction, poetry--changed their view of the world or themselves. See website for more details.

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.

Contact Information



Deadline: Dec 10
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Award Range: $200 - $1,000


Minimum Age: Is this you?
  • 9
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school freshman
  • High school sophomore
  • High school junior
  • High school senior

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