Here at Course Hero, we remember what it is like to be a student strapped for cash, and we understand $1,000 goes a long way. It can pay for that laptop you always wanted, or you can buy one and a half textbooks, or just blow it all on an infinite supply of ramen noodles. Whatever the case may be, we are here to help you.
- You don’t like writing--you love it.
- Legal Resident of the United States (excluding Rhode Island) and at least 18 years old
- Currently enrolled full-time or part-time in a two-year or four-year accredited undergraduate or graduate college or university
- Outgoing social media personality who would be thrilled to let your followers know about the contest. Post that you are taking part in the contest on your favorite social channel using hashtags: #CHwritingcontest & tag the official Course Hero account and nominate three friends by tagging (@) them in your post.
To enter into this contest, you must:
(I) Read and reflect on the quote from Nelson Mandela below and respond to the essay prompt (≤500 words).
(II) Post about the contest at least one (1) time on at least one (1) of the accepted social media channels.
(III) Tag the official Course Hero account and 3 friends on your social media channel. Social media platforms are limited to: Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, and Twitter.
The judge(s) will base their decision on the written essay on the sincerity, creativity, and thoughtfulness of your response:
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
- Nelson Mandela
How to Enter:
Essay Prompt: Given the recent events that have swept the nation, do you believe education could be used as a vehicle to inspire or cause change? If so, how? If not, why not? (Potential topics to explore: COVID-19, Social Justice / Reform, Virtual Education)
To be considered, applicants must apply by 11:59 PM PST August 31st, 2020. The winners will be announced by September 14th, 2020.
What You'll Win:
- 1st Place: $1,000 USD, one (1) year Course Hero subscription, one (1) year audio streaming service subscription, one (1) copy of your favorite book, Course Hero swag, featured college life blog post with essay response
- 2nd Place: One (1) year Course Hero subscription, one (1) year audio streaming service subscription, one (1) copy of your favorite book, Course Hero swag
- 3rd Place: One (1) year audio streaming service subscription, one (1) copy of your favorite book, Course Hero swag
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