International Studies and Programs

"United Nations Day: A World Holiday" Scholarship Contest


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2013 "United Nations Day: A World Holiday" Scholarship Contest entries are now being accepted. The entry deadline for this year's contest is 5 p.m., Friday, October 18th, 2013.

About the contest: Each year, International Studies and Programs at the University of Missouri-St. Louis sponsors the "United Nations Day: A World Holiday" contest. The contest, which is only open to UMSL students, awards scholarships for the best UMSL student artwork, essay, and website design on United Nations Day, a worldwide holiday observed the 24th day of October each year.

These contests were established by Dorothy Schneider, former Red Cross overseas worker, college faculty member in San Diego, California, and St. Charles, Missouri, and author of the UN Resolution to create United Nations Day as an international holiday.

The 2013 contest has ended. Winners are posted here.

For further information on this contest, please contact
Bob Ell
Contest Coordinator
International Studies and Programs
366 Social Sciences & Business Building