Fort Leavenworth, Kansas (PRWEB) May 06, 2014
The Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation announces its third annual open Interagency Writing Competition for 2014. The competition is open to the public and recognizes papers that provide insight and fresh thinking in advancing the knowledge, understanding, and practice of interagency coordination, cooperation, and collaboration at the tactical or operational level of effort. The competition opens May 1. Deadline for submissions is Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.
Entries must be focused on this topic:
Interagency Imperative for Homeland Defense and Security: Challenges and Solutions
How to enter:
A panel of Simons Center judges will evaluate entries on originality, substance of argument, style and contribution to advancing the understanding and practice of interagency cooperation at the operational and tactical levels of effort.
The first place entry will receive $1,500, an engraved plaque, a certificate of recognition and publication in one of the Simons Center publications series. Second place will receive a $1,000 award, a certificate of recognition and consideration for publication. Third place receives $500, a certificate and also consideration for publication by the Simons Center.
The Simons Center is a major program of the CGSC Foundation, Inc. For more information contact the Simons Center at editor(at)thesimonscenter(dot)org or by calling 913-682-7244. Information about the Simons Center’s mission, organization, and publications is available at http://www.thesimonscenter.org.