Essay contest for students

First Things, a journal of religion, culture, and public life, is hosting a writing contest for anyone enrolled in a college program, graduate program, or seminary.  Students are asked to write 2000- to 2500-word responses to one of three statements (available on the contest page here).  All entries—original, unpublished work—must be sent as Microsoft Word attachments to essaycontest@firstthings.com. Essays are due on June 15.