2022 College Essay Contest

Force Distance Times is offering prizes of up to 500 USD, and publication in the magazine, for original work by college students outlining a challenge facing US industrial competitiveness – and a solution to it. Essays should be between 1,000 and 2,000 words. The deadline is November 15, 2022; submissions should be sent to editor@forcedistancetimes.com and include the author’s name, college affiliation, and projected graduation year. One winner and two runners-up will be selected, with monetary prizes of 500 and 200 USD, respectively.

Force Distance Times is a solutions-focused online magazine dedicated to US industrial dynamism. We serve as a meeting place for dialogue about a broad set of industrial, political, and geopolitical challenges and how to address them – with an emphasis on the important and overlooked. Force Distance Times runs regular commentary, from both guest authors and our core team, and publishes a weekly briefing.

Force Distance Times essay contest