This summer we invite teens ages 12 – 19 to write a concise statement describing a belief or value that they hold dear and how they came to own this value.
For examples of this kind of essay, read some of the prize-winning essays on this web site:
Here are some helpful guideline on writing a winning essay in this category:
Cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Essays are due on Friday, August 21st at 5 p.m.
Send to: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: “Essay contest entry”
Winners will be announced on Friday, August 28th.
For more information, contact Library Director, Ellen Snoeyenbos: email@example.com