Please note: Because the Profile in Courage Essay Contest is a John F. Kennedy Library Foundation program, it is continuing to operate during the government shutdown. The contest is currently open for submissions.
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest
Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917.
All submissions must adhere to contest requirements.
The Profile in Courage Essay Contest opens for submissions on September 1, 2018. The contest deadline is January 18, 2019.
First-place: $10,000 Second-place: $3,000 Five Finalists: $1,000 each Eight Semi-finalists: $100 each
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