Candidates must write an essay between 800-1,200 words the essay topic is: discuss whether a religious test should be conducted as a part of the united states’ immigration and refugee policies essay requirements: submitted essays should be in 12-point type, double-spaced and single-sided. This year’s student essay contest asked public high school juniors and seniors to identify the biggest threats to church-state separation and religious freedom today au received hundreds of essay submissions from students nationwide scholarship prizes included $1,500 for first place, $1,000 for second and $500 for third. Bajwa is a graduate of puyallup high school in her hometown of puyallup, wash her essay highlighting the dangers of islamophobia in american government and culture took first place in americans united’s annual essay contest nearly 600 essays by high school juniors and seniors were submitted to au.
Essays are judged on the depth of their content, the mastery of the topic, and the skill with which they are written the annual contest is sponsored by the religious liberty council of the baptist joint committee details for the 2019 essay contest will be released in the fall of 2018. Others wrote about attempts to use religion to discriminate against lgbtq people and deny women access to birth control some essays were about president donald trump’s pandering to the religious right and threats to repeal the johnson amendment (photo: essay contest winner rimpal bajwa) rhetoric matters, bajwa emphasized, and.
William j schulz high school essay competition closed for the year, please check back in spring of 2019 the freedom from religion foundation is proud to announce the 24 winners — including 10 major prizes — of the 2018 william schulz high school essay contest for college-bound seniors.
Americans united recently concluded its annual essay contest for high school juniors and seniors we’re pleased to say that nearly 600 entries were received the winning essay this year was drafted by rimpal bajwa, a senior at puyallup high school in puyallup, wash bajwa received a scholarship prize of $1,500. Ffrf student scholarship essay contests scholarship - maximum amount: $3,000 - application deadline: june 1, 2019 - the freedom from religion foundation congratulates the 16 college-bound high school seniors who won this year's essay competition ffrf has offered essay competitions to college students since 1979, high school students since 1994 and graduate students since 2010.
Freedom from religion foundation sponsors william j schulz high school essay competition with cash awards this scholarship contest is open to north american high school seniors who graduate in spring 2017, going on to college in fall 2017 the contest is intended to promote the constitutional principle of separation of state and church and to educate the public on matters relating to nontheism. Along with this political history of religion, scholars have begun to craft an intellectual and cultural history of religion during the civil war era mark noll's the civil war as a theological crisis (2006) commenced the historiographical study of christian intellectual life of this period by unraveling the scriptural foundations and theological complexities of christian america's relationship with slavery and race.
The baptist joint committee for religious liberty is pleased to announce the essay scholarship contest, for all high school students in the graduating - college, contest, high school students, scholarship, the baptist joint committee for religious liberty, university.
The contest is open to all graduate students, regardless of departmental affiliation prize of $100 will be awarded to the graduate winner papers submitted for consideration need not have been written for departmental courses provided they deal in some direct way with issues pertinent to the study of religion.