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    Monthly Social Justice Essay Contest

    Entry Form

    There will be a different theme every month.

    Please complete this form and attach your essay.

    1st Place = $50 gift card in each category

    January Theme: In 2020, how has the killing of George Floyd and other instances of racial injustice shaped your world view?

    Word Count Requirement

    • 3rd thru 5th grade stories: minimum of 100 words and maximum of 200 words.
    • 6th thru 8th grade stories: minimum of 200 words and maximum of 300 words.
    • 9th thru 12th grade stories: minimum of 300 words and maximum of 400 words.

    Essays are due January 29th by 5 p.m.

    Stories are due the 29th of every month by 5 p.m.