AFSA High School Essay Contest
Provided by: American Foreign Service Association
March 15, 2016
The AFSA High School Essay Contest is open to all high school students. In order to apply, imagining that you are a U.S. Ambassador, you must submit a 1000 - to 1250 - word essay explaining what you as a diplomat would do, using the resources available to you as Ambassador, to improve the relations between the U.S. and your country of choice (Burma / Myanmar, Greece, Haiti, India, Kenya, Libya), and how the major foreign policy differences between that nation and the United States might best be handled in our national interest.