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Submit your best essay in 2,000 words or less. Any topic or subject is fair game as long as your submission is a work of nonfiction.

Deadline: Feb. 28, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. EST

Grand prize: $1,000 and publication in our magazine

Word count: 2,000 words or less

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All entrants must read all rules and guidelines before submitting. If you fail to follow the official contest rules, your work will be disqualified.

Read the official contest rules and guidelines here.


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