EssayMama Winter Essay Writing Contest

December 24th, 2015 by Jonathan Frankel

serving money-469544675Deadline: February 19

EssayMama is offering students from around the world the chance to win $550 just for writing an essay! Three winners will be picked by professional writers on the EssayMama team based upon a 0-100 point scale. Students can also get extra points for sharing contest details on social media.

To enter, you must submit an 800-1300 word essay that is original and created for the EssayMama Winter Essay Writing Contest. Your essay must be on one of the following essay topics:

1. How Necessary Is a College Education For You?
2. Why Do We Enjoy Watching Rich People on TV and in the Movies?
3. Does ‘Shame and Blame’ Method Work to Change Student’s Behavior?
4. Are Anti-smoking Advertisements Effective?
5. How Concerned Are You About Where Your Food Comes From?
6. Which Is More Important: Talent or Hard Work?
7. Can a Video Game Be a Work of Art?
8. Is Academic Cheating Getting Worse?

All submitted essays should be in English and the mail title should be [EssayMama Essay Writing Winter Contest], your name.

Three winners will be chosen and receive the following:

  • 1st Place: $550
  • 2nd Place: $400
  • 3rd Place: $250

Along with a cash prize, the three top winners will be published on the EssayMama Blog. Get more information on the EssayMama contest and how you can enter.


  1. odejayi Abosede says:

    Hello sir, am a medical student of All Saint University School of Medicine, am single am 28 years, am presently in the united States of America, Atlanta Georgia presicely to complete my clinical rotations left for me to complete my medical school but have been stock at this point cos i don’t have the financial capacity to do all my remaining rotations in Dekalb medical center and Atlanta medical center. I will be so glad if i can be considered and given a scholarship so that i can put in for my residency program, i have every document to back my letter up. Thanks

    • Bryanna Davis says:

      Hi Odejayi,

      If interested in the EssayMama Essay contest please feel free to visit the link above. There you can find more information directly from the organization hosting the scholarship. Good luck!

  2. Laban Shinda says:

    Hi Bryanna Davis,
    please send me the Address where I post or send Essay to for contest.And I am very thankful for your Helpful Program which really supportive for deserving Student this is my first time participating in this program.God bless you
    Laban Shinda

  3. odejayi Abosede says:

    Hello pls kindly ignore this mail, mg account was hacked and the person uses my account to send series of messages claiming he need financial assistance. Pls kindly ignore thanks.

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