Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the Christopher Columbus Awards' website at The Christopher Columbus Awards and its sponsor, the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation, value your privacy and this privacy statement discloses the privacy practice of this website.

The Christopher Columbus Awards will not collect personal information about you when you visit this website other than the information you provide. The information provided when requesting the competition guidelines for the awards program is only used internally. The Christopher Columbus Awards does not share personally identifiable information (name, address, and/or email address) about you with others except as noted. Personal information may be stored and used internally to process guideline requests for the competition, send out competition updates, notify semifinalists, finalists and winners, and provide the names and affiliations for press releases about award winners.

Information Collection and Use

The competition sponsor, the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation, is the sole owner of the information collected on this website. The Foundation does not sell, share or rent this information to others.


The website,, contains links to other websites. The Christopher Columbus Awards and the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our website, and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.

Notification of Change

The Christopher Columbus Awards reserves the right to change or update this privacy policy at any time by posting a notice of change or update on this website.

Contact Information

If you have privacy questions and concerns, please contact Stephanie Hallman, Competition Manager, Christopher Columbus Awards at:, or by mail: 105 Terry Drive, Suite 120, Newtown, PA 18940, or phone: 800-291-6020, ext. 3154.