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Essay Topic for February 2017

 

CONTEST INSTRUCTIONS

 

Deadline for Submitting Your Essay is:  Saturday, March 4, 2017

 

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, March 18, 2016

 

Essay Question for Students Ages 8 – 11

 

Why do we have Black History Month?

 

Essay Question for Students Ages 12 – 18

 

If Martin Luther King Jr. were alive today, how do you think he would recommend ending racism and discrimination in America?

 

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