In Profiles in Courage
, John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States, recounted the stories of eight US Senators who put the nation's interests above their own. They were guided by integrity and conscience, not party pressure or fear of losing the next election. Here's your chance to write the next profile in courage. Contest topic: Describe and analyze an act of political courage
by a US elected official who served during or after 1917, the year of JFK's birth. For full contest information including past winning essays, registration and to submit your essay visit Profile in Courage Essay Contest
. Deadline for submission: January 14, 2022.