Essay Contest

Civic Engagement Scholarship

Attend the NH Primary Student Convention and be eligible to submit an essay for New England College’s Civic Engagement Scholarship!

First Prize: Full Tuition Scholarship, renewable for up to four years

Second Prize: $20,000 Scholarship, renewable for up to four years

Third Prize: $15,000 Scholarship, renewable for up to four years

Criteria and Rules:

  1. Register to attend the NH Primary Student Convention!
  2. Be a high school senior or an undergraduate college student interested in transfering.
  3. Essay topic: New Hampshire should maintain its first-in-the-nation primary status – what do you think?
  4. Minimum essay length: 500 words. Maximum essay length: 750 words
  5. Deadline: Register for convention and submit essay by February 9, 2015
  6. Submit your essay to: StudentConvention@nec.edu
  7. To use your scholarship, you must apply and be admitted to New England College.

Questions? email us at: StudentConvention@nec.edu