Free Speech Essay Contest


The Department of Philosophy and The BB&T Chair for the Study of Objectivism are excited to announce our annual Free Speech Essay Contest open exclusively to UT undgrads.

Deadline for submission is March 6, 2017.

All UT undergraduate students are eligible to participate.

Prizes range from $700-$1500.

The topics this year concern:
•   Hate speech
•   Classifications of speech

For the specific questions and more details please visit our website –

There you will find the requirements for formatting and submission of materials.

Please help us spread the word to students.

Please contact us if you have any questions or would like some bookmarks to pass out.

Thank you.

Roxy Becker
The University of Texas
Department of Philosophy
2210 Speedway, Austin, TX 78712 WAG 231