Clinton Foundation Ideas Matter Scholarship Essay Contest
Deadline: January 31, 2021
The Clinton Foundation focuses on creating economic opportunity, improving public health, and inspiring civic engagement and service. Arkansas students in 11th and 12th grades are invited to write a 1,500 word (minimum) essay exploring one of these three focus areas. Students are asked to define a challenge, propose an idea to alleviate the challenge, and develop a strategy for putting that idea into action. The top three students will be recognized, and the student with the winning essay will be awarded a $2,500 college scholarship. The essay must be submitted by January 31, 2021. Click here to submit your essay online.
Submit your essay online or through the mail to:
Nate Thomas, Educational Programs Manager
1200 President Clinton Ave.
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201
If you have any questions regarding the essay contest, please contact Nate Thomas, Educational Programs Manager, at (501) 766-5576 or [email protected].
Click here to see the grading rubric for the Ideas Matter Essay Contest.