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Help FIRE Spread the Word About Our $10,000 High School Essay Contest! - FIRE
Help FIRE spread the word by telling your friends and family about FIRE’s High School Essay Contest! When applying to colleges, it’s important for high school students to learn about how their First Amendment rights will be respected or restricted at different schools. FIRE’s essay contest aims to teach students about their rights while giving them the opportunity to win thousands of dollars in scholarships! To enter, high school juniors and seniors should watch two FIRE videos—Silencing U: Five Outrageous Cases of Campus Censorship and What Every Student Should Know Before Starting College—and write an essay answering the question: “Why is free speech important …