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Optimist International Essay Contest with $2,500 scholarship.

Essay Contest for $2500 Scholarship

Essay Contest

Deadline Feb 22, 2019

Topic: "When All the World's Problems are Solved, is Optimism Still Necessary?"

Who: Youth under the age of 18 who have not yet graduated from high school or the equivalent

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. In additional to developing skills for written expression, participants also have the opportunity to win a scholarship!

Club winners advance to the District contest to compete for a $2,500 scholarship. The District-level scholarships are funded by the Optimist International Foundations.

Please send completed applications Jennifer & Amanda at:
Application form:

Application for 2018-2019 Optimist International Essay Contest

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