Scott Wright Student Essay Contest FAQ

Any student is allowed to enter, even if he or she is employed by the college.
No. Students can only submit one essay per year.
No, each essay can only have one author
Yes, any student enrolled at a NISOD-member college can submit an essay.
The faculty, staff, or administrator featured in the essay must be currently employed at the same NISOD-member college as the student authors enrollment and remain so through the Spring 2023 semester.

No. Essays must be written about a college faculty member, staff member, or administrator, not a student who is employed by the college.

The teacher must be employed by the college when the essay is submitted. Therefore, the teacher could not have passed away prior to the essay being submitted.

Yes, as long as they are enrolled at a NISOD-member college at the time the essay is written and the faculty member they write about is currently employed at the community college at which the student is enrolled.

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