The Phyliss J. McCarthy Scholarship for Excellence in Writing

🏆 Available:
💰 $1,000
⏳ 07/23

Scholarship Description

Entrants must be current* high school juniors or seniors able to verify their grade level status. (*Rising juniors for the upcoming school year and this year’s high-school graduates may also apply.)

US and international students may apply.

Submissions must be in English but may include short bits of other languages as a part of a story. Poetry is also welcome.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must currently be in high school
  • Award is available to U.S. citizens
  • Award is available to Canadian citizens
  • Award is available to citizens of countries other than the U.S. and Canada.

Application Requirements

  • Application form required
  • Essay required

How To Apply


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