Entrants are required to evaluate one of their own engineering designs in a short essay.
A complete list of topics are available on the Legion's Web site. Mentors aren't just limited to people — there are abstract concepts and ideas that shape you every day.
Requires a maximum 1,word essay addressing ideas that affect the Northwest. Once the essay is submitted, entrants must access their Facebook, Twitter, Flipboard or Stumbleupon page and repost this page.
Assuming that you have impeccable English skills, you are motivated for the assignment, nothing unexpected occurs, and you are a good writer, the rush of work is usually not a problem.
Furthermore, illness, injury, adverse events at home, or just plain bad luck often come at just the wrong time.
Between 25 and 35 students will be selected for the award.