In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Jan. 15, all Davenport students enrolled for the Winter 2018 semester are eligible to submit an essay of up to 500 words for a chance at a $1,000 scholarship!

The theme for this year’s contest is economic justice. The deadline to submit your essay online via Engage@DU is midnight on Wednesday, Jan. 3.

Winning essays will be shared on Monday, Jan. 15, during the MLK Day Celebration at noon in the Auditorium at the W.A. Lettinga Campus.

Visit Engage@DU for additional information, including the essay prompt and questions, and to submit your essay online. Email studentlife@davenport.edu with any questions.