We will be unloading the trees earlier that morning. Contestants must compose an original essay with limited guidance from others. Webster's dictionary defines and essay as an analytic or interpretative literary composition.
The contestants should be the U. He or she must be under age 18 as of October 1st. To apply, essay must be submitted by February and April. Scholarship Description 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.
In additional to developing skills for written expression, participants also have the opportunity to win a college scholarship. The Optimist International Essay contest is divided into two levels of competition as Club and District.
Eligibility and Criteria The contest is open to students under age 18 as of October 1 st of the current Optimist International Contest year October 1 — September Students must enter in the District in which they reside.
No student who has previously won a District Optimist Essay contest scholarship will be eligible to compete at any level of the competition again.
All contestants at each level of the contest must show proof of age before competing. Optimist Clubs may require a copy of birth certificate or passport before participating if offering a Club scholarship separate from Optimist International.
District winners must provide a copy of birth certificate or passport with the District entry documentation.
To find out a contact, you can e-mail the Programs Department at programs-at-optimist. Website and Application Link Disclaimer: This is NOT the official scholarship page. This is only a one-page summarized listing of the scholarship. While we endeavor to keep the information up to date and correct, information may change at any time without notice.
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Topic: “Can Society Function Without Respect?” Who: Contest is open to all students in Columbia under the age of 18 as of Oct 1, International Essay Contest Winner, Tori Gonzales, writes a personal story of overcoming obstacles and working hard to better herself in the midst of tragedy in her life.
Optimist International sponsors three scholarship contests for students to earn money to pursue opportunities in higher education: the Communication Contest for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (CCDHH), the Essay Contest and the Oratorical Contest.
The District Winner is awarded a $2, scholarship, furnished by the Optimist International Foundation.
All Club winning Essays are due to the District Chair by February 28, Individual Club deadlines vary, however, most Club deadlines are on or about January 31, he Optimist International Essay Contest is sponsored by Optimist International. You must enter the contest through your local Optimist Club (each club has their own deadlines, however, all club contest are done by early February).
The Optimist International Essay Contest is divided into two levels of competition: Club and District. Contestants must compose an original essay with limited guidance from others. Webster's dictionary defines and essay as an analytic or interpretative literary composition.