Each year, Penguin Publishers holds an annual essay contest to celebrate their wide selection of books in the Signet Classics collection. This year, the contest asks for high school juniors or seniors to write an essay about Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte.
Who is eligible to apply for the Signet Classics Student Scholarship Essay Contest?
The scholarship is open to 11th and 12th grade full-time matriculated students who are attending high schools located in the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, or home-schooled students between the ages of 16-18 who are residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia. Void where prohibited by law. All state and local restrictions apply.
How much is the scholarship worth?
Five (5) Grand Prize Winner(s) will each receive (i) a check for one thousand dollars ($1,000) to be used toward winner’s tuition and/or expenses related to their higher education; and (ii) a Signet Classics Library for the Winner’s school library, or public library in the case of a home-schooled winner. (Grand Prize Approximate Retail Value: $2,600)
When is the deadline to apply for the Signet Classics Student Scholarship Essay Contest?
The essay must be postmarked by April 22, 2020.
For more information, head over to the contest’s website. As always, best of luck!