Congratulations to Marina Shkuratov, the Grand Prize Winner of this year’s Signal Grace $1,000 Scholarship Essay Contest. Over several evaluation rounds these last two months, judges considered and ranked essay submissions from students across the nation. Out of a field of talented students, Shkuratov’s essay stood out to the judges with its clear framework punctuated by acute observations and tasteful flourishes.
In addition to the Grand Prize Winner, TM would like to recognize the following students, as their essays were her personal favorites this year. These are the “Author’s Choices”:
Thank you, students, for sharing your wonderful work!