February 3, 2020
2020 Qatar Essay/Video Contest
Submissions Due by Friday, February 21
Open to college and university undergraduate students across the country, the challenge is to submit an 800-word Memorandum OR a 5-minute Video to “ Advise the Secretary of State: Measures to Strengthen the U.S.-Qatar Strategic Partnership .” A panel of educators and experts in student exchange programs will judge the entries. The top 10 contestants will win an all-expenses-paid Doha Study Tour this March 13-20 ! Contest winners will also be eligible for scholarships to attend the WACA 2020 National Conference in Washington, DC on November 18-20, 2020.
 
For Essays: Include your name at the top right of your essay and email it in PDF form. Name the document: “ Your Last Name Essay.”
 
For Videos: Paste a YouTube link into a document, include your name in the top right, and email it in PDF form. Name the document: “ Your Last Name Video.”
 
Submit this Application Form and name the document “ Your Last Name Application Form.”

Please submit your Application Form and original essays/videos to WACA Communications and Marketing Associate Rachel Pastor at rpastor@worldaffairscouncils.org .

The deadline for submissions is Friday, February 21. 
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