Apr
27
to May 12

Essay Topic for April 2019

CONTEST INSTRUCTIONS

 

The deadline for submitting your essay is:  May 11, 2019

 

NO LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED!!!!!!!!

 

On all submissions, MUST include your name, your age, the title of your essay and your contact information (i.e. phone and/or email) at the top of the page.

 

All essays will be judged on originality, grammar, punctuation, and argument development. Essays should be double-spaced and typed or hand written using block lettersAll essays must be 1-2 pages in length!

 

Don’t forget to proofread your essay before submitting it!

 

Winners will be announced on Saturday, May 18, 2019

 

Essay Question for Students Ages 8 – 11 and Ages 12-18

 

What skills did you learn at the PWF this season that you can apply to your everyday life? For example, teamwork, concentration, confidence and/or resilience.

 

Emailed submissions are preferred.  Please send emails to essays@peterwestbrook.org  or fax it to 1.888.460.8878

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Mar
23
to Apr 7

Essay Topic for March 2019

CONTEST INSTRUCTIONS

 

The deadline for submitting your essay is:  April 6, 2019

 

NO LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED!!!!!!!!

 

On all submissions, MUST include your name, your age, the title of your essay and your contact information (i.e. phone and/or email) at the top of the page.

 

All essays will be judged on originality, grammar, punctuation, and argument development. Essays should be double-spaced and typed or hand-written using block lettersAll essays must be 1-2 pages in length!

 

Don’t forget to proofread your essay before submitting it!

 

Winners will be announced on Saturday, April 13, 2019

 

Essay Question for Students Ages 8 – 11 and Ages 12-18

 

Mae Jemison, the first black woman to travel in space, once said:

 

“Never limit yourself because of others’ limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination.”

 

Why is this sentiment so important? How does it relate to Women’s History Month?

 

Emailed submissions are preferred.  Please send emails to essays@peterwestbrook.org  or fax it to 1.888.460.8878

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Feb
16
to Mar 9

Essay Topic for February 2019

CONTEST INSTRUCTIONS

 

The deadline for submitting your essay is:  March 9, 2019

 

NO LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED!!!!!!!!

 

On all submissions, MUST include your name, your age, the title of your essay and your contact information (i.e. phone and/or email) at the top of the page.

 

All essays will be judged on originality, grammar, punctuation, and argument development. Essays should be double-spaced and typed or hand written using block lettersAll essays must be 1-2 pages in length!

 

Don’t forget to proofread your essay before submitting it!

 

Winners will be announced on Saturday, March 16, 2019

 

Essay Question for Students Ages 8 – 11 and Ages 12-18

 

Choose a black inventor/scientist/entrepreneur.  What did they build/create/invent?  Why was it important to society?

 

Emailed submissions are preferred.  Please send emails to essays@peterwestbrook.org  or fax it to 1.888.460.8878

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Jan
19
to Feb 3

Essay Topic for January 2019

CONTEST INSTRUCTIONS

 

The deadline for submitting your essay is:  February 2, 2019

 

NO LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED!!!!!!!!

 

On all submissions, MUST include your name, your age, the title of your essay

and your contact information (i.e. phone and/or email) at the top of the page.

 

All essays will be judged on originality, grammar, punctuation, and argument

development. Essays should be double-spaced and typed or hand written using

block letters. All essays must be 1-2 pages in length!

 

Don’t forget to proofread your essay before submitting it!

 

Winners will be announced on Saturday, February 9, 2019

 

Essay Question for Students Ages 8 – 11 and Ages 12-18

Martin Luther King Jr. shared his dream for what the world should be like. His

dream was to have a fair, peaceful world where everyone is equal to one another.

What would your dream world be like?

Emailed submissions are preferred. Please send emails to

essays@peterwestbrook.org  or fax it to 1.888.460.8878

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Dec
15
to Jan 5

Essay Topic for December 2018

 

CONTEST INSTRUCTIONS

 

The deadline for submitting your essay is:  January 5, 2019

 

NO LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED!!!!!!!!

 

On all submissions, MUST include your name, your age, the title of your essay and your contact information (i.e. phone and/or email) at the top of the page.

 

All essays will be judged on originality, grammar, punctuation, and argument development. Essays should be double-spaced and typed or hand written using block lettersAll essays must be 1-2 pages in length!

 

Don’t forget to proofread your essay before submitting it!

 

Winners will be announced on Saturday, January 12, 2019

 

Essay Question for Students Ages 8 – 11 and Ages 12-18

 

Many people begin the new year with a list of resolutions. Write about three of your New Year's Resolutions and explain what steps you need to take to make them come true.

 

Emailed submissions are preferred.  Please send emails to essays@peterwestbrook.org  or fax it to 1.888.460.8878

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