Scholarship Detail

Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest

Program Information

Deadline Month: December
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: $500-$5,000
The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity sponsors this annual contest, designed to challenge college students to analyze urgent ethical issues confronting them in today's complex world. Full-time juniors and seniors are invited to compete for awards of up to $5,000. The essay must be 3,000 to 4,000 words and address one of four questions regarding ethics.
Type: Undergraduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Junior, Senior
Area of Study: Public Service
Application Form: Yes
Other Requirements:
Full-time juniors and seniors.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: No
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 1
Letters of Rec Notes: Professor must review your essay, sign sponsor form.
Resume: No
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: Three copies of your 3,000-4,000-word essay. Need Professor Signature
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: No
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Proof of enrollment from Registrar, completed Faculty Sponsor Form.

Further Information

Samantha Carlin
The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity
555 Madison Avenue, 20th Floor
NY , 10 022
samantha@eliewieselfoundation.org
(212) 490-7777, fax (212) 490-6006