Syracuse University

External Scholarships


  • TITLE: "Atlas Shrugged" Essay Contest

  • SPONSOR: "Atlas Shrugged" Essay Contest

  • ELIGIBILITY: Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate.

  • AMOUNT: $10,000 (1 cash award) $2,000 (3 cash awards) $1,000 (5 cash awards) Finalist: $100 (20 cash awards) Semifinalist: $50 (20 cash awards)

  • DEADLINE: September 17


  • ADDITIONAL INFO:An essay writing contest. Essays will be judged on style and content. Judges will look for writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized. Winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of the book "Atlas Shrugged."