The General Prize Essay Contest invites you to “dare to write in order to advance the professional, literary, and scientific understanding of sea power and other issues critical to national defense.” Participate in this open annual essay contest to discuss the most compelling issues, ideas, and solutions. There is no restriction on topic. All essays are judged in the blind by the Naval Institute’s Editorial Board composed of serving Sea Service professionals.
$6,000 First Prize
$3,000 Second Prize
$2,000 Third Prize
Eligibility + Submission
The contest is open to all persons eligible for membership (including those already members) in the Institute.
Submit to: [email protected]
31 December 2016
Winner will be announced and published in the April 2017 issue of Proceedings.