See details on ayn rand - fountainhead essay contest including how to apply, eligibility and more. Please select the topic question your essay addresses topic 1: an important early event in the novel is the destruction of the phoenix-durango what factors topic 2: capitalism's defenders usually appeal to the “public good” as the moral justification topic 3: francisco d'anconia and his teacher, hugh akston, advise. Fountainhead essay contest - 2017 is one of the three competitions conducted by ayn rand education globally students of class 11 & 12 can participate in this. Ari: the fountainhead essay contest 2011, for high school students published on : tuesday, april 26, 2011 the ayn rand institute is hosting the 26th annual essay contest on ayn rand's novel the fountainhead this contest is open to students of high school, equivalent to classes 11 and 12 the competition closes. Are you teaching an ayn rand novel this year why not encourage your students to enter the ayn rand institute essay contest on that novel ari has held worldwide essay contests for students on ayn rand's fiction for thirty years.
The fountainhead serves as an excellent introduction to both ayn rand's writing and her philosophy of objectivism all of the major intellectual themes that inf. I submitted an essay for the anthem contest unfortunately, succeeding in an ayn rand essay contest might not be worth advertising on a college application ( half joking) i am impressed that i'm a finalist for fountainhead too and i didn't get the email for a while because it was in junk hope i can still. Ari celebrates the 25th anniversary of the anthem essay contest, which launched october 2, 1992 click to read the winning essay in the 2017 anthem essay contest, submitted by elisabeth schlossel from the spence school in new york, new york. The ayn rand institute: the center for the advancement of objectivism, commonly known as the ayn rand institute (ari), is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit think tank in irvine, california that promotes objectivism, the philosophy developed by ayn rand its stated goal is to spearhead a cultural renaissance that will reverse the.
Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors who submit a 800-1,600 word essay which will be judged on both style and content with an emphasis on writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic and psychological meaning of the. Enter in ayn rand institute essay contest for your chance to win thousands of dollars in cash prizes the contest is open explain your answer by reference to specific events in anthem and to speech, “the soul of an individualist,” made by the hero of a different ayn rand novel, the fountainhead essay.
Please select the topic question your essay addresses topic 1: how do keating's and roark's paths to success differ which one in the end is the real topic 2: choose the scene in the fountainhead that is most meaningful to you analyze that scene topic 3: the theme of the fountainhead, said ayn rand. Each year the ayn rand institute (ari), a united states organization, awards more than us$130,000 in prizes to over 750 students who distinguish themselves in high school essay contests on anthem , the fountainhead and atlas shrugged since 1986 more than 407,000 students have entered these contests, and ari. Ayn rand the fountainhead essay contest offers you a chance to pay for college and school expenses see if you qualify and find more with cappex.