Essay Competition

Essay Competition

Graduating high school seniors pursuing a college major in Secondary English Education have an opportunity to compete for a $500 scholarship to the University of Valley Forge’s new Pennsylvania Department of Education-approved English education program. At UVF, education students work toward teacher certification for grades 7-12 while developing a Christian perspective on education under the guidance of seasoned educational professionals who embrace the integration of faith and learning.  The scholarship will be awarded to the candidate whose essay best demonstrates a mature command of writing and analytical skills.


Topic: “The Value of the Christian Educator in the Public High School Classroom”

Format: The 500-word essay is to be typed with 12-pt font and double-spaced.

Attach a cover page of personal information to the essay that provides your name, your address, your telephone number, your email address, and the last four numbers of your social security number.

Do not include any personal information on the essay itself.

Deadline: April 15, 2013

Mail Entries to:
Dr. G. McClure, Education Department
University of Valley Forge
1401 Charlestown Road
Phoenixville, PA 19460