Fountainhead Essay Contest

  • Scholarship Intent: To award a student based a response to the novel Fountainhead.
  • Criteria:
    1) Must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of the The Fountainhead.
    2) Essay must be in response to one of three topics given by organization.
    3) Entrant must be an 11th or 12th grader.
    4) One entry per student.
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: HS Seniors; Undergrad: N/A; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: The Ayn Rand Institute
  • Contact Person title: The Fountainhead Essay Contest
  • Street Address: PO Box 57044 Irvine, CA 92619-7044
  • Phone Number: (949)222-6550
  • Extension: 247
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: 236
  • Deadline: April 25, 2019