Deadline: 1 March 2016
Open to: Full-time college or university students, 18 years of age or older
Prizes: $ 2,000
Dear students, we are proud to announce Unplag has launched a scholarship contest! Why? Just because we’ve always been passionate about learning and encouraging students from all over the world to stay original all the way through.
To boost your original writing skills, we’d be happy to give away $2.000 to the one who will create the most engaging essay on one of the topics mentioned in the Essay Requirements section.
To make your writing vivid and full of interesting details, you can choose any style of the essay and switch on your imagination dwelling on future perspectives of online cheating, technologies that are most likely to stop plagiarism, etc.
Do you want to share your own experience in fighting plagiarism? Just do it by creating your own essay topic!
Key Scholarship Points:
- Scholarship Award: $ 2,000
- Essay Submission Dates: from September 1, 2015 till March 1, 2016
- Scholarship Winner Announcement: March 9, 2016
- How to Participate: Write an awesome essay on plagiarism
- you should be at least eighteen (18) years old
- currently enrolled in full-time undergraduate or graduate program
How to Apply?
Applications for the scholarship are open from September 1, 2015 till March 1, 2016. If you submit an essay later than March 1, 2016, it will not be considered.
Everyone who takes part in this contest should submit an essay written in English following these guidelines:
- The essay topic may be either created on your own describing plagiarism in academia issues or chosen from the list below:
- Academic cheating can deprive you of a successful career.
- Being original will soon become a trend.
- Technologies able to fight academic cheating.
- Does online education “promote” academic dishonesty?
- Can plagiarism be eliminated once and for all?
- Plagiarism addiction kills creativity and critical thinking.
- How does the digital age influence plagiarism and cheating?
- Is social networking causing a plagiarism problem?
- Cross-culture differences concerning plagiarism.
- What if some of my educators were found guilty of plagiarism?
- Your essay may be of any style you prefer;
- Your essay should be at least 500-word long;
- Creativity, humor and individual manner of writing are highly appreciated;
- The essay should be original (you can check it );
- The essay should be submitted no later than March 1, 2016.