Deadline: Submit applications on or before October 15, 2016
Foreign Affairs and the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy are giving aspiring leaders the unique opportunity to demonstrate innovative and thoughtful thinking on the issues that shape the world. In the 2016 Student Essay Competition, a selected panel from the Foreign Affairs editorial staff and the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy will have the privilege of reading and selecting one undergraduate’s student essay to be published on the Foreign Affairs Website.
Essay Topic: Find the essay topic below:
What global issue should world leaders be paying more attention to? In your essay, please propose a solution to the problem you address.
Guidelines on how to write:
Essay submissions should be between 1,200 and 1,500 words. Note that all quotations or uncommon facts should be properly cited. All essay entries should be original, unpublished work written by the contestant.
You are eligible to apply if you are an undergraduate student graduating no earlier than December 2016;
Entries must be original, unpublished work written by the contestant;
Only one essay per candidate is allowed.
Submit your essay here;
Submissions should be between 1,200 and 1,500 words. All quotations or uncommon facts should be appropriately cited;
Submissions sent by mail will not be accepted. No purchase necessary to enter.
Completed entries must be submitted by 11:59 PM EST on October 15, 2016.