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The RBC® Black History Month Student Essay Competition

We're proud that Black History Month has become an important time to recognize the contributions black Canadians have made to our country. If you are a grade 12 student applying to college or university, tell us what young people can learn from the achievements and contributions of black Canadians over the past 150 years to help shape the future for generations to come?

We're giving away 30 scholarships, including three Grand Prizes:

  • First Prize: $5,000 scholarship
  • Second prize: $2,500 scholarship
  • Third prize: $1,500 scholarship
 

How to Submit Your Essay

Mail your essay and signed Parent/Guardian Waiver Form(opens PDF in new window) to:

200 Bay St., South Tower, 19th Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2J5

Or email your essay and signed Parent/Guardian Waiver Form(opens PDF in new window) to: blackhistorymonth@rbc.com

Your essay must be 750 words or less and submitted on or before Friday, December 9th, 2016.

 

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