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Elie Wiesel and his wife, Marion, established The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity soon after he was awarded the 1986 Nobel Prize for Peace.  The Foundation's mission, rooted in the memory of the Holocaust, is to combat indifference, intolerance and injustice through international dialogue and youth-focused programs that promote acceptance, understanding and equality.  2015 Essay Topic: Articulate with clarity an ethical issue that you have encountered and analyze what it has taught you about ethics and yourself. The 2015 Prize in Ethics Essay Contest will begin in early September.

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Award Amount: 
1st - $5,000; 2nd - $2,500; 3rd - $1,500; HM - $500
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 17
Class Level: 
Arts HumanitiesCommunicationsInternational RelationsPolitical SciencesPublic ServiceSocial Sciences
International-Study AbroadUndergraduate
3.0 to 3.23.3 to 3.63.7 to 4.0
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