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Physicians for Social Responsibility
Sacramento Chapter


Announcement of 2016 High School Scholarship Essay Contest

Open to High School Seniors in Sacramento and Surrounding Counties

Total Scholarship Awards in the Amount of $15,000

Sponsored by the Sacramento Chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility

Note: The deadlines to enter the 2016 essay contest and to make reservations for the May 1 essay contest finals dinner have now passed. Check back on this page after May 1 for the names of this year's winners and to read their essays.

Essay Topic

Contest Eligibility and Rules

Selection of Scholarship Winners

Contest Prizes (Total $15,000)

Summary of Essay Contest Timeline

For additional information or questions, please email essaycontest@sacpsr.org or call (916) 955-6333.

1 An exception to this rule will be considered for students who do not have access to a computer and/or access to the internet. If students are not able to submit their essays online, they must contact PSR/Sacramento by telephone at 916-955-6333 or by U.S. mail at 10 Dumfries Court, Sacramento, CA, 95831 at least two weeks prior to the contest entry deadline to arrange an alternate method of submitting their essays and demographic information.

Click on the following links to read the essays of winners of past contests