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2018 Palazzo Strozzi High School Renaissance Award

Open to 11th Grade Students in Participating Schools in New York City, Los Angeles and Detroit. Essay Competition Information, Registration Form and Deadline to Submit Essays. Winners go to Italy for one Month of Renaissance Studies

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2018 Essay Readings and Questions

All Readings Are Available On Line

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All You Need To Know

2018 Instructions and Guidelines for Essay Submission

Essays must be submitted no later than February 13, 2018. Award decisions will be announced by the end of March 2018

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High School Renaissance Award Cohort 2016

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Renaissance Man or Woman of the Year

Starting in 2011, the Board of Trustees of the Palazzo Strozzi Foundation USA has established The Renaissance Man or Woman of the Year Award to identify individuals who, over the course of their lives, have represented the Renaissance values that connect the Greek and Roman classical periods, the Enlightenment, and our own time.

High School Renaissance Award

The Palazzo Strozzi High School Renaissance Award is in its fifth year. The award was created in partnership with the New York City Department of Education, Los Angeles Unified School District and Detroit Public Schools.