Student Essay Contest

Constitution Essay Contest Rules

Question: What does religious toleration accomplish in America?

Instructions: All work must be original. This competition is open to all Carroll College students. The Constitutional Studies faculty will select finalists and render all submissions anonymous before submitting them to a separate faculty committee for final judgment. That committee will award the following prizes on the evening of the Alpha Conference. 

Word Limit: 600 words
Submissions: Due 11/15/2017, by 11:59pm, Submit entry via Moodle


  • Best Overall Essay: ($300.00) Winner: Reed Allen
  • Honorable Mention: ($200.00) Winner: Parker Gunderson
  • Second Honorable Mention: ($175.00) Winner: Jessica Bousilman