U.S. Naval Institute General Prize Essay Contest

U.S. Naval Institute


Up to $6,000

awards available



October 31, 2022


The U.S. Naval Institute General Prize Essay Contest is available to active-duty military members, reservists, veterans, and civilians. Selection is based on a 3,000-word maximum essay exploring the topic: "We are living in an era of intense global competition. Renewed great power competition will require the Sea Services to rethink how to address national, strategic, and operational challenges and the way they will have to fight." Submissions must be received in a Microsoft Word format. Winning essays will be published in Proceedings publication and on the Naval Institute website. Essay contest winners will be recognized at a future Naval Institute event.

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