2016 Gulen Youth Platform Essay Contest

2016 Gulen Youth Platform Essay Contest
09 Jan 2016

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Deadline
31st March 2016

Participants
The contest is open for high school students in grades 9th through 12th enrolled in public or private schools all over the world.

Description
Gulen Institute Youth Platform is an international essay contest annually organised by the Gulen Institute at the University of Houston.

2016 Youth Platform Topic: “Extremism”. 

“There are many ways extreme behaviors contribute to creating unsafe conditions for communities and societies. People, especially youth, are attracted to causes and join with others to create violence and destruction. Acknowledging that extremism is both justifiable on occasion and  also responsible for considerable harm and disruption in the world,  select only one of the following propositions. In two thousand words explore to what degree is extremism is responsible for progress and for disharmony in the world”.

Essays must be:
• written in English;
• original, unpublished, and written entirely by student;
• contain student’s original opinions and recommendations based on research;
• at least 1,500 words in length but no more than 2,000 (Citations and bibliography are not included in the word count);
• typed, double-spaced with margins: left: 1.5″, right: 1″, top: 1″, bottom: 1″, page-numbered;
• include a bibliography;
• comply with standards regarding citations and bibliography.

Entry fees
There are no entry fees.

Prizes
2016 awards will be announced late. Click here  

Visit the competition website; http://gulenyouthplatform.org/

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