Essay Contest Archives

2007 General Prize (Arleigh Burke) Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
First Prize Preemption without Regime Change Commander David Allan Adams, USN
Second Prize The Navy Homeland Role: Vigilant Guard or Forward Defense? Commander John Patch, USN
Third Prize A New Naval Strategy for a New Century Lieutenant Commander John D. Dotson, USN
Third Prize On Demand: Sustaining the Military Health Benefit at a Reasonable Cost Lieutenant Commander Thomas VanHook, MC, USN
2006 General Prize (Arleigh Burke) Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
First Prize The Fleet: Low Profile Today—Vital Tomorrow Rear Admiral William J. Holland, USN (Ret.)
Second Prize The <i>Storozhevoy</i> Mutiny Nate Braden
Third Prize The Navy Needs a Strategy, and This One Fits the Bill Commander Christopher R. Davis, USNR
2005 General Prize (Arleigh Burke) Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
First Prize Sea Basing: Sound Concept or Chimera? Commander John Patch, USN
Second Prize Boats in the Water, Boots on the Ground Lieutenant Commander Eric R. Johns, USN (Ret.)
Third Prize Three Great Apes Captain John Byron, USN (Ret.)
2004 General Prize (Arleigh Burke) Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
First Prize Barbarians at the Gate: Sea Power 21 Paul H. Marx
Second Prize The Navy in the Twenty-first Century: More Than Hauling Marines Rear Admiral William J. Holland, Jr., USN (Ret.)
Third Prize U.S. Navy, Inc. Captain John Byron, USN (Ret.)
Third Prize Between Scylla and Charybdis: Discussion and Dissent in the Navy Captain Randall G. Bowdish, USN
2003 General Prize (Arleigh Burke) Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
First Prize Net Centric Fogs Accountability Captain Chris Johnson, USN (Ret.)
Second Prize Rebalancing the Fleet, Round 2 Captain Sam Tangredi, USN
Third Prize How Does It Profit a Man? Commander Kevin S.J. Eyer, USN
2002 General Prize (Arleigh Burke) Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Sunk Costs Sink Innovation Captain Terry C. Pierce, USN
First Honorable Mention Imagined Conflicts, Ethical Differences: The Fantasy of the Growing Civil-Military Gap Captain Sam Tangredi, USN
Second Co-Honorable Mention Naval Warfare: A Necessary Proficiency Lieutenant Commander Douglas L. Edson, USN

 
 

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