Win a Scholarship: 2020 Essay Contest

Posted On January 14, 2020

We are pleased to announce the 2020 Essay Contest. This year’s topic is the sufficiency of Scripture. The winner of the contest will receive a full scholarship for his or her first year of tuition.

Essay submissions should be about 4,500 words and answer the question, “Why is Scripture sufficient for life and godliness (2 Pet. 1:3)?” Quality essays will be original, well-written, and observe standard grammatical rules and Turabian formatting. They will show evidence of careful biblical exposition, theological reflection, and practical application of the topic.

To be eligible for the contest, students must also complete a full application and submit all supplemental materials to RBC by March 31, 2020. Only one essay submission may be entered per student.

Entries must be received by March 31, 2020. Submissions will be accepted here, by email (, or by mail (441 Ligonier Court, Sanford, Florida 32771). Applicants are responsible for mailing all application materials and essay submissions. Mail-in submissions must be received by the admissions office by March 31, 2020. If you have any questions, please call 888-722-1517 or email

The award-winning essay will be announced on April 17. The tuition scholarship prize applies only to applicants intending to enroll full-time in the Fall 2020 semester as a degree-seeking student and is non-transferable. Click here to read about our 2019 Essay Contest winners.

Reformation Bible College reserves the right to publish the winning essay, in whole or in part. The essay may not be published elsewhere without the written permission of Reformation Bible College.