Platt Family Scholarship Prize Essay Contest
Who's Eligible: Full-time undergraduate students
Award Amount: Up to $1,500
Due Date: July 31
Celebrate one of history's most revered leaders by writing about him. Undergrads have up to 5,000 words to explain a specific topic related to Abraham Lincoln. Judging will be based solely on the essay—grades, financial need, and extracurricular activities do not count on this one, kids—so choose your words well.