Write to Ignite Essay Competition

Save Discard
Provided byCPA of Ontario
Number Available3
DeadlineApril 12, 2021
Type of AwardContest
DonorCPA of Ontario


Level of StudyHigh School Diploma;
Field of StudyAny Field of Study
Year of StudyAll Years
Course LoadFull-time or Part-time
School of StudyAny School
Region of StudyOntario
Schools AttendedAny School
Region of ResidenceOntario
Academic Standing0
Financial NeedNo
Automatic ConsiderationNo


Write to Ignite is a semi-annual essay competition that provides members of our High School Ambassador Program (HAP) a chance to win the top prize of $500 plus $100 for their high school business department.

Theme: Virtual or physical classroom? Which do you prefer and why?

This essay is opinion based but must be supported by research and include references.

Essay format requirements:

  • Title page that includes the following: student name, HAP ID number, student email address, school name and address, teacher name and email address
  • Typed, 12-point font
  • Arial font
  • Double spaced
  • 1-inch margins
  • Include page numbers
  • Provide a full bibliography using MLA style guidelines

Your essay will be assessed on:

  • Creativity and originality
  • Clarity and language
  • Spelling and grammar
  • Adherence to the essay theme

Submission Guidelines:

  • Send your essay by email to getinvolved@cpaontario.ca with the subject line "Write to Ignite entry”
  • Your essay should be written and saved as a Word or PDF document and submitted as an email attachment
  • Make sure to include your full name and HAP ID in the body of the email

For complete contest details, see Rules and Regulations (pdf).

Any questions, please contact getinvolved@cpaontario.ca.

Contact Information

Tuesday, March 02, 2021

Share This