Submission Deadline: October 15, 2016 11:59 PM EST
Foreign Affairs and the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy want to give tomorrow’s leaders the opportunity to demonstrate innovative thinking on the issues that shape their world.
In the 2016 Student Essay Competition, a panel from the Foreign Affairs editorial staff and the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy will select one undergraduate’s essay to be published on the Foreign Affairs Web site.
The Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy is a postgraduate school of the National University Singapore. The QS World University Rankings (2015) ranked NUS 12th in the world and 1st in Asia. In 2017, they are introducing a new Masters of International Affairs degree program
Selection committee includes:
- Gideon Rose, Editor and Peter G. Peterson Chair, Foreign Affairs
- Jonathan Tepperman, Managing Editor, Foreign Affairs
- Yuen Foong Khong, Li Ka Shing Professor of Political Science, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Open to all undergraduate students graduating no earlier than December 2016.
Only one essay is allowed per participant. Completed entries must be submitted by 11:59 PM EST on October 15, 2016.
Submissions sent by mail will not be accepted. No purchase necessary to enter.
What global issue should world leaders be paying more attention to? In your essay, please propose a solution to the problem you address
Submissions should be between 1,200 and 1,500 words. All quotations or uncommon facts should be appropriately cited. Entries must be original, unpublished work written by the contestant.
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