The Ohio Township Public Library System would like to tell its young and aspiring students of a fantastic opportunity to improve and develop their research and writing skills with a chance to win scholarship money for collage: The 2014 John F. Kennedy ‘Profile in Courage’ Essay Contest!
It Takes Courage to Stand up for your beliefs. Some elected officials risk their careers to do right by their community and country. in Profiles in Courage, John F. Kennedy described eight U.S. elected officials who demonstrated political courage.
Here’s Your Chance to write
a new profile in courage
The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U.S. Students to write an essay on an act of political courage by a U.S. elected official who served during or after 1956.
All relevant information on the essay contest such as
registration & submission,
and past winning essays
can be found at
Deadline for submission is January 6, 2014!