Elie Wiesel Prize
Official site: http://www.eliewieselfoundation.org/prizeinethics.aspx
Final Deadline: TBA
The Foundation designed this contest to challenge college juniors and seniors to analyze urgent ethical issues in today's society. Juniors and seniors are invited to, in a 3,000 to 4,000 word essay, analyze the ethical questions and concerns facing them through an exploration of four suggested topics. First prize: $5,000; second prize, $2,500; third prize, $1,500. Information on each year's contest is posted on the website in June.
Applications for the 2012-13 academic year are closed. Information regarding the 2013-14 contest is forthcoming. Visit the website for more information.