Essay Contest Archives

2018 Leadership Essay Contest: A U.S. Naval Institute Program in Partnership with Dr. J. Phillip London and CACI International
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2018 Midshipmen and Cadets Essay Contest Sponsored with General Dynamics
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2018 Marine Corps Essay Contest Sponsored by BAE Systems
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2018 Naval History Essay Contest Sponsored with The William M. Wood Foundation
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2018 Cyber Essay Contest Sponsored with DXC Technology
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2018 Naval Intelligence Essay Contest Sponsored with the Naval Intelligence Professionals
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2018 CNO Naval History Essay Contest Sponsored with General Dynamics
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First Prize -- Professional Historian Category Antiaccess for Sea Control: The British Mining Campaign of World War I Rear Admiral James Goldrick, Royal Australia Navy (Retired)
Second Prize -- Professional Historian Category High Velocity Outcomes: People, Not Process Lieutenant Commander Joel Holwitt, Ph.D., U.S. Navy
Third Prize -- Professional Historian Category Sea Power in Great Power Competition: Britain Wins the First Global War Francis (Frank) Hoffman, Ph.D.
First Prize -- Rising Historian Category Fly to Fight, Fight to Win: Applying the Lessons Learned from Naval, Helicopter Gunships in Vietnam to Expeditionary Rotary-Wing Naval Aviation Today Lieutenant Robert E. Swain III, U.S. Navy
Second Prize -- Rising Historian Category ASW--Will We Ever Learn? Vice Admiral James R. Fitzgerald, U.S. Navy (Retired), and Rear Admiral Richard F. Pittenger, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Third Prize -- Rising Historian Category Achieving Dominance in the Cyber Domain: Lessons from Rickover's Development of the Nuclear Navy Lieutenant G. Creigh Greensmith, U.S. Navy
2018 Coast Guard Essay Contest Sponsored by the U.S. Naval Institute
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First Prize Ready, Responsive, Relevant? Lieutenant Commander Krystyn Pecora, U.S. Coast Guard
Second Prize Distribute Lethality to the Cutters Lieutenant Commander Daniel M. Wiltshire, U.S. Coast Guard
Third Prize Hurricane Harvey: The Coast Guard's First 'Social Media Storm' Cadet 2/C Evan Twarog, U.S. Coast Guard
2018 Commander William Earl Fannin Class of 1945 Capstone Essay Contest
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Submarine There's A Case for Diesels Ensigns Michael Walker and Austin Krusz, U.S. Navy
Marine Professional Reading Builds Better Leaders Second Lieutenant Karl Flynn, U.S. Marine Corps
Aviation The Manned-Unmanned Team Is the Future Ensign Brendan O'Donoghue, U.S. Navy
Surface Train Resilient Sailors Ensign Anne Fisher, U.S. Navy
2018 Enlisted Prize Essay Contest Sponsored by the U.S. Naval Institute
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First Prize Break In Sailors, Don't Break Them Petty Officer Second Class Erica Rands-Howard, U.S. Coast Guard


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Maritime Security Dialogue

Fri, 2018-10-05

Maritime Security DialogueNaval Aviation: Readiness Recovery for Combat A discussion with VADM DeWolfe Miller, USNCommander,...

The New China Challenge

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25 September - Presentation

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Fri, 2018-09-28

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