This year’s Young Patriots scholarship essay contest received hundreds of excellent entries, and the competition was fierce! After much deliberation, our judges have selected the three winning entries.
Our first place winner is Kevin Wei, for his essay “Individual Freedom & Prosperity: Lessons From History and Theory”
Second place goes to Emily Nguyen, for her submission of “A Revised American Dream: Social and Economic Prosperity”
Third place was awarded to Isabella Penola, for her entry titled “Life, Liberty, and Property: Private Ownership and Economic Prosperity”
Click the links above to read each winning essay!
Kevin receiving his award at a special luncheon, held February 4, 2015.
Thank you to everyone who submitted essays to the contest– this year’s entries were the best yet, and the decision was very difficult. If your submission was not selected this year, we encourage you to try again next year. The 2015-2016 contest will open this fall.