Submit Your Application

  1. Read the Rules page carefully for information on How To Apply.
  2. Create an e-mail and enter the following information in the body of your email:
    • Your last name, first name(s)
    • Address during academic year
    • Permanent address (if different)
    • Your e-mail address (if different from the one on your email)
    • Your field and level of studies in -
    • Name and address of institution you will attend during the - academic year

  3. Save your essay in TXT or RTF format under the title "Essay".
  4. Send your essay as an attached file.
  5. Send the e-mail to essay@mensacanada.ca with "Essay Competition" as the subject.
  6. January 31, 2021: We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with our hosting provider. If your sent your essay to the above address and it was rejected, then please try again and use the following email address: kookookachoo@outlook.com with "Essay Competition" as the subject.
  7. with "Essay Competition" as the subject.
  8. Deadline to submit your essay: January 31,


Note: Only essays sent via the above e-mail address will be accepted. Please do not upload your essay to a file-sharing service, as our judges will not click on any external links. PDF files, faxes, or essays sent by regular mail are disqualified.