A handwritten essay could net one overachiever a $50,000 grant. The Pilot Corporation of America, makers of the G2 pen, is holding an essay contest to recognize the work of someone who is dedicated to making the world a better place by helping others. Entrants must submit a 1000 word essay explaining how they, or their nominee, is an overachiever. Winners will also be awarded a trip to meet Shonda Rhimes, television producer and writer.
Submissions may be made online or by mail. The entry deadline is October 31, 2016.
Visit their website for complete rules and details about the contest.