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CNO Naval History Essay Contest

Sponsored by: United States Naval Institute (USNI)

Applicants must be active duty military, reservists, veterans, government civilian personnel or civilians. Students may be professional historians or rising historians. Applicants must write an essay discussing a naval historical topic and how lessons from the past can be applied to today.


Application Deadline June 30
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Required to attend a specific school? no



Max $5,000
Average $5,000
Min $1,500


Average 6

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United States Naval Institute (USNI)
291 Wood Road
Annapolis, MD 21402 United States

Phone: (410) 268-6110
Fax: (410) 571-1703

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