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General Information

Name Signet Classics Student Scholarship Essay Contest
Number of Awards 5
Award Value $1,000
Award Type Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications Until April 15
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Contact Information

Academic Marketing Department
Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
375 Hudson Street
New York, New York 10014

Scholarship Description

The annual Signet Classics Student Scholarship Essay Contest awards $1,000 scholarships to five high school juniors or seniors to be used toward their higher education plus a Signet Classics library for their school! Students enter by writing an essay on one of five topics posed for the year's competition book.


1. Open to 11th and 12th grade full-time matriculated students who are attending high schools located in the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, or home-schooled students between the ages of 16-18 who are residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia. Void where prohibited by law. All state and local restrictions apply.

2. Employees, their immediate family members and individuals living in the same household, of Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies or the agencies of any of these and authors are not eligible for this Contest.