The Essay Challenge Scholarship
Ignite the Spirit is offering $6,000 in scholarships for High School or College students. (6) $1,000 scholarships will be awarded for the best essays. Awarded scholarships will be applied to the 2024-2025 school year. Good luck to all applicants.
Interested Applicants Must Complete the Following:
- Write a 300 word essay on the topic listed below for your grade level.
- Utilize proper spellling and grammar.
- Submit as PDF.
Grammar School Essay Topic
Every family has a important tradition, what is your favorite family tradition and why?
High School/College Essay Topic
If you had the chance to work for the city of Chicago, specifically in the welfare of its citizens, what changes would you make and why?
For consideration, please submit the completed essay as a single PDF document to RichPinskey@aol.com by January 31, 2024.
COMPLETED ESSAY PDF MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN JANUARY 31, 2024 TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A 2022/2023 SCHOLARSHIP.
Winners will be announced on ignitethespirit.org on February 15, 2024.