According to the Politics and Government Blog of the University of Puget Sound, The Nation is sponsoring a student writing contest for high school and college students.
To enter the contest, students must write an essay answering the question: What have you learned from a personal experience that the next president should know before setting the agenda for the country?
Prizes: Winners in each category will receive $1000 and publication in The Nation. Five Finalists will receive $200 and online publication.
Word Count: 800 words or less
Deadline: May 31, 2008
Mail essays in the body of the email to: firstname.lastname@example.org