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Are you teaching an ayn rand novel this year why not encourage your students to enter the ayn rand institute essay contest on that novel ari has held worldwide essay contests for students on ayn rand's fiction for thirty years. Applicants must be high school seniors, college undergraduates or graduate students who submit an 800-1,600-word essay which will be judged on both style and content with an emphasis on writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic.
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