Essay Contest 2020-2021

The High School Essay Contest, is to be held each year in conjunction with Achievement Week. This is a Mandated Program of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

The Contest is open to all college-bound, high school seniors who submit an essay application through a Chapter of the Fraternity.

The essay must be original and neither previously published nor secured by copyright. The essay must be between 700 and 750 words in length. The type-written, double-spaced essay may be submitted via postal service or email in Microsoft Word.

All submissions will be reviewed by your local Chapter (determined by your high school/home address). Submissions will not be accepted after October 1, 2020.

Please download the application and guidelines at the following:

2020-2021 International High School Essay Contest Final


2019 Contest Winners

2018 Contest Winner