The Compassion and Child Trafficking Essay Contest is open to high school and college students. In order to qualify, applicants must submit an essay on the issues surrounding child trafficking and its implications on society. The essay must also demonstrate applicants' perspectives current and future problems involving child trafficking.
The essay contest is divided into two age categories -- those under the age of 17 and those between the ages of 18 and 22. Essays for the under 17 category must be 1,000 words or less and 1,500 words or less for the latter category. Winners of each category will receive a $1,000 scholarship, and second place essays will be awarded $500.
Website: Compassion and Child Trafficking Essay Contest