The Dreier Roundtable is pleased to announce an op-ed contest.  Entries should be in the form of an op-ed article, of the kinds that appear in newspapers. The op-ed may concern any issue in public affairs, broadly defined.  This site offers useful advice on how to write an op-ed:

The competition is open to Claremont McKenna College students and 5C students currently taking courses at CMC.
Op-eds should be no longer than 750 words.
First Prize – $300
Second Prize – $ 200
Third Prize – $ 100
Honorable Mentions – $50
Submission and deadline
Students should submit entries by email as attached Word files to Professor Pitney ( by October 23.