Where Black Authors Network With Publishers, Readers, and Other Writers
Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Forums Chat
Home > Blogs > Post Content

Apply To The 2011 McGraw-Hill Black History Month Essay Contest! Deadline: 2/28/2011 (1179 hits)

The McGraw-Hill Companies, recognized as the #1 employer on the HBCU Connect Top 50 Employer list for 2 consecutive years, along with HBCU Connect, is proud to announce the 2nd annual Black History Month Essay Contest!

The Essay Contest is open to all undergraduate and graduate students who attend a Historically Black College or University. Students must be able to show proof of enrollment status.

The top three winners will receive an Amazon Kindle and a copy of the e-Book: "Influence: The Power to Change Anything". The 10 runners up will receive a hard copy of the same book.

All participants who submit an essay are also encouraged to submit a resume if they are interested in an internship at The McGraw-Hill Companies.

Instructions:

In 500 words or less, explain how being educated at a Historically Black College or University will help you be a future influencer.

Essay submission deadline: February 28, 2011

Essay word limit: 500 maximum

Participants are encouraged to submit their resume along with the Essay

Contact scholarships@hbcuconnect.com if you have any questions

Winners will be announced by March 31st

Submit your essay by visiting:

http://hbcuconnect.com/scholarships/mcgrawhill.shtml
Posted By: Elly Moss
Thursday, February 10th 2011 at 6:40PM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
Pretty Brown Eyes
The Example.....Mr. West....I am my brothers and sisters keeper.
Forward This Blog Entry!
Blogs Home

(Advertise Here)
Who's Online
>> more | invite 
Latest Photos
>> more | add



Latest Member Activity
el haaj malik mitchell just answered a new question. 01:26AM
kenneth jenkins just commented on a blog entitled 'pretty brown eyes'. 02:20PM
kenneth jenkins just edited his profile. 09:27PM
desmond collins just became friends with love is real. 01:27PM
love is real just became friends with desmond collins. 01:27PM
desmond collins just edited his profile. 11:55PM
desmond collins just posted a article entitled 'greater los angeles writer's society '. 11:15PM
desmond collins just posted a video entitled 'developing the right mindset'. 09:07PM
desmond collins just commented on a blog entitled 'book cover design'. 06:27PM
m/r johnson just became friends with vernon davis jr.. 04:01PM
vernon davis jr. just became friends with m/r johnson. 04:01PM
celeste johnson-matheson just became friends with vernon davis jr.. 04:01PM
>> more | invite friends