Heinlein Society scholarship essay contest

The Heinlein Society’s eighth annual scholarship essay contest for 2020, with prizes. Heinlein being the famous science-fiction author, and he is not to be confused with Hubbard by the clueless. Deadline: 1st April 2020. Some of the questions are…

* Robert Heinlein said “The golden age of science has yet to begin.” Evaluate this statement compared to your technical field.

* Discuss the advantages to the human race of a permanent settlement on the Moon or Mars.

* How might advances in your chosen field of study affect how people live 50 years from now? What changes, good or bad, might society see?