AAAS Science and Human Rights Coalition Student Essay Competition


  1. Essays should be no more than 1,500 words in length.
  2. A complete bibliography should be included, if appropriate. The bibliography and/or footnotes will not count towards the word limit.
  3. Essays should be typed and double-spaced, in an easily readable font (such as Times New Roman), with 1” margins.
  4. All pages must include the title of the essay and page numbers.
  5. Submissions will be judged anonymously so please do not include any personally identifying information (name, university) in the essay document.
  6. Essays must be submitted in English.