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2024 NIAF NCCA Christopher Columbus Essay Contest

NIAF NCCA Christopher Columbus Essay Contest 2024

The National Italian American Foundation is now accepting submissions for the annual NIAF NCCA Christopher Columbus Essay Contest, a national essay contest on a topic related to Christopher Columbus for high school students of all ethnic backgrounds throughout the United States.

Three outstanding essays are chosen from amongst the submissions to win a cash prize ranging from $300-$1,200. The first-place winner receives a $1,200 prize and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington to read the essay at the Columbus Day event in Washington. CLICK HERE for more information regarding the specific criteria of the essay and how to submit your entry.

Deadline to submit an essay is March 15, 2024.