After more than a month, the essay writing competition entitled “Building a Brighter Future” co-organized by the Offices of Admissions at Fulbright University Vietnam and Dickinson College (Pennsylvania, USA) has come to an end. Hundreds of essays were sent to and graded by four judges from Dickinson College:

🔹 John Katunich – Associate Director of the Writing Program at Dickinson College
🔹 Rylan Good – Dickinson College’s Director of International Admissions
🔹 Ryan Harper – Dickinson College’s International Admissions Associate
🔹 Clifford Moberg – Dickinson College Alumna

After weeks reading, our 4 judges have found the 6 winners of the 6 prizes:
🎉 1 First prize: Nguyen Ngoc Nhi
🎉 2 Second prizes: Tran The Hao, Nguyen Ngoc Mai
🎉 3 Third prizes: Vu Minh An, Phan Diep Anh, Pham Thi Phuong Thao

Besides, all of the top 20 applicants will receive a certificate. Please check your email within this week to receive instructions on how to claim your prizes.

*Prizes will be awarded in the form of vouchers and merchandise (swag items from both universities).

The Offices of Admissions at Fulbright University Vietnam and Dickinson College (Pennsylvania, USA) proudly co-host an essay writing competition entitled “Building A Brighter Future” with attractive prizes, along with certificates co-issued by both universities.

Those eligible for the competition are Vietnamese highschool seniors (12th graders) or students who have graduated from high schools and are looking for college options. The competition is a creative space for students to tell their personal stories and convey their visions for a brighter future through writing.

📍 Students can pre-register to receive information for the competition at bit.ly/FulbrightDickinson1 by September 24 the latest to have the opportunities of:

  • Knowing the prompt of the competition and the entry form as soon as they are released
  • Receiving a Personal Essay Tips and Tricks document
  • Getting invited to join an exclusive workshop on College Essay Writing

⏰ Important Timeline:

  • 14/09 – 24/09: Competition Pre-registration
  • 26/09 – 17/10: Competition Entry
  • 01/11: Winners Announcement

👉 For questions or inquiries, please contact us via apply@fulbright.edu.vn or (028)-7303-7788.

🔥 The prizes include gifts and vouchers with total value up to:

  • First prize (1 winner): valued up to 9,000,000VNĐ*
  • Second prize (2 winners): valued up to 7,500,000VNĐ each*
  • Third prize (3 winners): valued up to 6,000,000VNĐ each*

*Prizes will be awarded in the form of vouchers and merchandise (swag items from both universities).