Ayn Rand Institute Essay Contests

Deadline: Vary by Contest


Three essay contests are available:

  • Anthem – open to 8th, 9th and 10th graders. The deadline is April 25, 2019
  • The Fountainhead – open to 11th and 12th graders. The deadline is April 25, 2019
  • Atlas Shrugged – open to 12th graders, College Undergraduates, and Graduate Students. Deadline is September 19, 2019

How To Apply:

Visit https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests for contest information and essay guidelines.

More Information:

Award Amounts: between $30 to $10,000

Email essays@aynrand.org with additional questions.