Avar Press Literary Scholarship Competition

Avar Press Literary Scholarship Competition for College Students 2008

Avar Press Literary Essay Scholarship Competitions for College Students

Avar Press Literary Scholarship Competition for College Students 2008

Avar Press is committed to recognizing outstanding scholarship in high schools & colleges. The Xen scholarship essay competitions were first announced in November 2005 and yielded superlative entries and winning commentaries for 2006 & 2007. The detailed history of this free writing contest can be found on the press page.

For 2008, Avar is continuing this tradition for high school students in the US and Canada and is extending the college competition world wide. Winners will share up to $6750 for 2008. To date $3700 has already been awarded.

All essays must be non-fiction and original work, analyzing any single aspect of D.J. Solomon's Xen: Ancient English Edition, ISBN 0976066009, Avar Press, 2004. The use of the essay as part of the writer's routine school work in any capacity is permitted.

The college competition deadline is January 31, 2008 .All matriculated students, studying at any college oruniversity in the world are eligible to enter. First,second and third place winners will receive $1000,$750 and $500 respectively.

Contact :

L. Melissa Kaufman, CEO, Avar Pres, P.O. Box 1993 Whiteville, NC 28472 USA (910) 617-9248 Website : www.avarpress.com

Avar Press Literary Scholarship Competition for College Students 2008