Call for Submissions

Call for Submissions: The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity

Prize in Ethics Essay Contest 2012

The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics is an annual competition that challenges college students in the U.S. to submit essays on the urgent ethical issues that confront them in today’s complex world. Since 1989, The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics has been encouraging students to write thought-provoking personal essays that raise questions, single out issues and are rational arguments for ethical action.

First Prize: $5,000
Second Prize: $2,500
Third Prize: $1,000 Two
Honorable Mentions: $500 each

Open to all full-time Juniors and Seniors registered at an accredited four-year college or university!

DEADLINE: All applications must be submitted online at apply.ethicsprize.orgbefore December 5th 2011, 5pm PST.

For more information and guidelines, visit

Contact us: Samantha Carlin at Tel: +1 (212) 490-7788


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