penguin classics essay contest


Minimum GPA requirement: There is no GPA requirement for this scholarship.

Eligible Grade Levels: Overview of the Penguin Publishing Group’s Signet Classics Student Scholarship Essay Contest . Congratulations to Emma Browning, Caroline Lopez, Gina Petruzziello, Juliana Phan, and George H. Smith, whose insights on Of Mice and Men were fascinating and astute. All candidates are required to mail their documents to Penguin Publishing Group, Academic Marketing Department, Signet Classics Student Scholarship Essay Contest #24, 1745 Broadway, New York, NY 10019. You will also find information on the Penguin college reps and College Faculty Information Service, the Penguin academic and educational conference calendar, and educational resources such as the Signet Classics Essay Contest. The Penguin Classics Essay Contest is an opportunity for 9 th and 10 th grade students (or homeschooled students ages 14–16) to engage with a classic text for the chance to win a $1,000 scholarship prize and a Penguin Classics Deluxe Library for their school or local public library. Supporting Documents: For Matriculated students: Four copies of the essay are required to be mailed by an English teacher on behalf of the student. Application Month: April (Check the scholarship page for the exact date and please note the deadlines sometimes can change). On behalf of Penguin Classics we’d also like to congratulate the five winners of last year’s Lord of the Flies essay contest — (above, clockwise from left) Alanna Felton, Sarah Vail, Elise Curren, Saron Nebiye, and Victoria Enea (not pictured) — who dazzled us with essays that dove deep into the human condition as depicted by Golding. HIGH SCHOOL ESSAY CONTESTS FROM PENGUIN PUBLISHING GROUP 3rd Annual Student Scholarship Essay Contest FOR FRESHMEN & SOPHOMORES 23rd Annual Student Scholarship Essay Contest FOR JUNIORS & SENIORS PENGUIN CLASSICS Have your students write an essay on The Crucible for the opportunity to win a $1,000 SCHOLARSHIP and a selection of Penguin Classics Deluxe Editions for your high school. $1,000. This Penguin Classics essay writing contest celebrates Filipino literary greats This Penguin Classics essay writing contest celebrates Filipino literary greats I t can be tough to start to see the term “classics” and perhaps perhaps not think about books penned by dead white guys. It’s official: we’ve found the winners of our second annual Penguin Classics Essay Contest! Penguin Classics Essay Contest (X 5/31/13) English teachers, librarians or guidance counselors, encourage your senior students (ages 17-18) to enter the Penguin USA “Out of the Easy College Scholarship Essay Contest.” Submit a three page essay answering the following question: Out of the Easy references the following quote from Charles Dickens’ David Copperfield. The Penguin Academic website provides access to academic subject catalogs, brochures, and teachers guides for titles across Penguin imprints. penguin…