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  • Latest News: Congressional Data Challenge

    The Library of Congress today launched a Congressional Data Challenge, a competition asking participants to leverage legislative data sets on congress.gov and other platforms to develop digital projects that analyze, interpret or share congressional data in user-friendly ways. Submissions could take the form of interactive visualizations, mobile or desktop applications,...

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January 1, 2006 Past Scholarship Awards

The Foundation introduced the James Monroe Scholarship Award in the Spring of 2001 as part of a continuous effort to promote the life and legacy of James Monroe. Since inception, the James Monroe Scholarship Award has given over $10,000 to student-writers. The 2005-2006 topic was, "James Monroe: Guardian of a Free Hemisphere."

James Monroe Memorial Foundation Scholarship Award