Scranton Essay Contest for UKSW Female Students Only

Dear Female Students of Universitas Kristen Satya Wacana (UKSW),

Attached to this email is the information about the Scranton Essay Contest from the Scranton Women’s Leadership Center in South Korea. This Contest is limited to UKSW Female Students only:
Scranton Essay Contest – Save Earth, Save Us: For All Life on Earth
Scranton Essay Contest invites you!
Scranton Women’s Leadership Center is very committed to Ecological Justice for the Sustainable Future of our world. We believe that this has become the most urgent agenda for humanity today, and we are sure that you are all involved in this Eco-justice issue in your communities and in your country.
We want to hear your stories! We want you to take on the leadership of sharing your creative ideas and innovative activities for your communities.
To achieve this goal, we are launching the Scranton Essay Contest under the theme Save Earth Save Us: For All Life on Earth.
Eligibility: All female undergraduate and graduate students of SWLC’s partner institution for the Eco-justice project
SWLC’s partner institution for the Eco-justice project
* Lady Doak College
* Central Philippine University
* Miriam College
* Silliman University
* Trinity University of Asia
* Southern Christian College
* Kinnaird College for Women
* Maranatha Christian University
* Petra Christian University
Satya Wacana Christian University
* Duta Wacana Christian University
* University of Foreign Languages, Hue University
* University of Languages and International Studies, Vietnam National University, Hanoi
Theme: Save Earth Save Us – For All Life on Earth 
Essays can include personal life experiences, theories on the theme, creative ideas, and activities for environmental restoration in your community.
Possible topics for the essay:
*  Ecological Justice 
*  Ecosystem and Biodiversity
*  Eco-feminism and Women’s Leadership 
*  Mother Nature and Spirituality
*  Development of Sustainable Future in Climate Crisis/Global Warming
*  Zero-waste
*  Saving Energy and Renewable Energy
*  ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance)
*  Clean-up of Air, Water and Soil Pollution
Length and Format:
–  All essays must be double spaced in Times New Roman 12pt, in MS Word format.
–  Length of essays should be a maximum of 2,000 words, with pages numbered. 
   (This does not include referencing such as footnotes and bibliography). 
–  Include photos of your project in your essay (1 to 3 pictures).
–  A short video showing your project (up to 3 minutes) can be submitted by uploading a video link to the application form.
Submission Process:
1. Download the essay format below to write your essay.
2. Click the link to fill out the application form and upload your essay:
1. The winner of the contest will be selected as Scranton Scholar for the following year.
2. The contest winner will also receive US$ 500 additional scholarship which can be used for school fees, books, housing, etc. We will send this scholarship to the school on behalf of the winner.
3. If the winning essay involves the teamwork of faculty and students and is an ongoing project of the team, Scranton Center will reward the team with US$2,000 for the development of that project. This prize will also be sent to the school.
Additional Guidelines:
–  All essays must be original (my own product), written in English.
–  Plagiarism and off-topic will result in disqualification.
–  Each student may submit only one essay.
–  If the essay is teamwork of faculty and students, the faculty member should submit the essay as the representative of the team.
–  By submitting your work, you agree to accept the official guidelines and decisions of the judges as final, and you are giving Scranton Women’s Leadership Center permission to post your writing on our website and social media.
–  For further inquiries, contact us at
Submission deadline: Friday, 21 January 2022