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The American Foreign Service Association’s national high school essay contest completed its twenty-second year with nearly 440 submissions from 36 states. Three randomized rounds of judging produced this year’s winner, Jonas Lorincz, a junior from Marriotts Ridge High School in Marriottsville, Maryland.
The Essay Contest is sponsored by Optimist International to give young people the opportunity to write about their own opinions regarding the world in which they live. The approach can encompass a young person’s personal experience, the experience of their country or a more historical perspective.
For additional contest information or guidelines, please contact your local DAR chapter. Christopher Columbus Essay Contest. DAR partnered with the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) in 1996 to sponsor an annual national essay contest in honor of Christopher Columbus. The contest is open to students in grades nine through twelve.
DirectTextbook.com 2020 Scholarship Essay Contest. About Direct Textbook. First launched in 2002, Direct Textbook helps parents and students search more than 30 online bookstores for bargain textbooks, saving them money and time.
The Society of Professional Journalists wants to increase high school students' knowledge and understanding of the importance of independent media to our lives. National winners of this essay contest receive scholarship awards.
Grade 12 Essay Contest. Grade 12 students across Canada are invited to confess their contained financial calamity story by submitting their true-life handiwork to the CEWC 2019 Essay Contest, co-sponsored by Credit Canada Debt Solutions, Capital One, OLG, RBC, TD Bank, BMO, Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, MNP Inc., Oakman Group, Harris and Partners, and many others.
Thank you to all students and teachers who participated in the 2020 Profile in Courage Essay Contest. Winners, finalists, semifinalists, and honorable mentions have been notified. Certificates of Participation have been mailed to all participating students. Congratulations to Noah Durham of Wilmington, North Carolina, winner of the 2020 Profile in Courage Essay Contest.