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Northwest Perspectives Essay Contest

Sponsored by: Oregon Quarterly Magazine

Entrants must be current undergraduate or graduate students, or they must be nonfiction writers who 1) have never won first place in the contest; 2) have not had any featured articles published in the Oregon Quarterly in the past calendar year; 3) are not employees of the Oregon Quarterly or University of Oregon Advancement and 4) are not family members of Oregon Quarterly or University of Oregon Advancement employees. Entrants must submit an essay on a topic that pertains to the Northwest region. Selection is based on the overall strength of the essay.


Application Deadline January 20
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $750

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Oregon Quarterly Magazine
Oregon Quarterly Magazine
5228 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-5228 United States

Phone: (541) 346-5047

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