The society for humanistic anthropology (sha) announces the 25th annual juried competition for the victor turner prize in ethnographic writing judges: julia offen (fiction and creative nonfiction editor, anthropology and humanism), john wood (professor, university of north carolina asheville),. Recent posts second tenet essay contest jan 9, 2018 | blogs · 7 deadly sins art show jan 9, 2018 | events · highway to hell road cleanup jan 9, 2018 | events · chapterhead michelle shortt and spokesperson stu de haan on the corpsepaint show jan 8, 2018 | promo. If you usually define yourself as a “free thinker”, atheist or secular humanist, you can apply for scholarships that will support your college schooling and your beliefs if you believe in no god, and reject these scholarships are awarded to winners of the ffrf essay contests each year they are intended for. Elie maynard adams was a professor at unc chapel hill from 1948 until 1990 while there, he helped to found the university's program in the humanities and human values now that program has launched an essay contest for graduate students on adams' 1960 work, ethical naturalism and the modern. Our signature programs white coat ceremony chevron_right gold humanism honor society chevron_right the research institute chevron_right tell me more® chevron_right. High school and college students throughout western pennsylvania are encouraged to submit their poetry and prose to cmu's martin luther king, jr writing awards.
Thehumanistcom is the online hub for news, politics, science, and culture from a humanist perspective. Freedom from religion foundation over $4,000 in cash scholarships are awarded to the winners of the freedom from religion foundation's annual essay contest a set topic for the essays is announced each year, and students are asked to respond specifically to it using their best writing skills. Whether you identify as an atheist, agnostic, humanist, free thinker, or simply a skeptic, financial aid can help foot the hefty bill for higher education created in 2016, the antelope valley freethinkers (avf) hosts an essay contest to provide scholarships for $250, $500, and $1,000 to graduating high school seniors from.
The center for inquiry and its sister organization, the council for secular humanism, sponsored the free expression essay contest to encourage students worldwide to consider the importance of free expression, at a time when many would curtail it because it may be “dangerous” or “offensive. Contest is open to students residing in the united states or canada who are enrolled in grades 9-12 to compete for $1,000 and a three-year membership to the american humanist association john f kennedy profile in courage essay contest s annual competition open to high school students nationwide to write an. Global social entrepreneurship competition · governor general's literary awards · great canadian literary hunt · great questions essay competition · griffith observer annual boeing writing contest · germans from russia heritage society · griffin poetry prize · howard nemerov sonnet award · humanist essay contest.
Essay contest application for 2018 $300000 scholarship www portlandhumanistsorg basic concepts of humanism humanism is a non- theistic philosophy that encourages the use of science, reason, and critical thinking in seeking solutions to problems and in defining goals it affirms the inherent dignity and worth of. If you're a good writer who is able to come up with essays on a variety of topics, a scholarship essay contest could be a natural option for you while some scholarship essay contests will still ask you to describe those qualities mentioned above as part of the application process, even if they're not weighted heavily among the.
A recent post on the aamc blog am rounds, 2013 humanism in medicine essay contest: caregiving as good doctoring, shares a recorded version of david duong's essay of the same name duong, a third year student at harvard medical school, earned 2nd place in the arnold p gold foundation. Humanist essay contest deadline: march 31 award: $1,000 applicants must submit a research-based essay on a topic suitable for publication in the humanist magazine.