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An unincorporated association of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Bro. Melvin T. Hargrett, Basileus
Omega's First Graduate Chapter - Established August 17, 1920
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The International High School Essay Contest is open to all college-bound, high school seniors who submit an essay application through a Chapter of the Fraternity. The essay must be original and neither previously published nor secured by copyright. The essay must be between 700 and 750 words in length. The type-written, double-spaced essay may be submitted in Microsoft Word via postal service to:

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PO Box 201266 
Chicago, IL 60620

Or submitted by email in a Microsoft Word attachment to:

Four (4) College Scholarships will be awarded***:

1st Scholarship: $5,000
2nd Scholarship: $3,000
3rd Scholarship: $2,000
4th Scholarship: $1,000

***To be awarded by the International Headquarters of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.***

The 2019 Essay Title: 

The U.S. Census projects that the United States will become a majority minority country by the year 2045. How can we combat, prevent and/or reduce prejudice, discrimination and violence in a new, more diverse America?” 

All submissions will be reviewed by Iota Chapter (determined by your high school/home address). Submissions will not be accepted after October 18, 2019.

The Application and submission instructions are available for download here: 2019 International High School Essay Contest 

Contest Closes: October 18, 2019
Good luck!!