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Write to Ignite

Your chance to pen your way to a $500 cash prize

Write to Ignite is an annual essay competition that provides all members of the High School Ambassador Program (HAP) a chance to win the grand prize of $500!

This year HAPs were asked to write a 500 word essay with the title “Is Cryptocurrency here to stay?”

We are pleased to announce the top 3 essay writers.

Congratulations to: 

  • 1st place $500 João Costa
  • 2nd place $250 Anna Mironova
  • 3rd place $100 Jatin Mehta

The winning entries were evaluated on the following criteria:

  • Research demonstrated
  • Creativity
  • Clarity/language, and
  • Adherence to the theme

For complete contest details, see Rules and Regulations

Any questions, please contact

Stay tuned for details of next year's competition.