2017 Essay Contest
Topic: “Chasing Optimism in the Face of Challenges”
Who: Contest is open to all students in Columbia under the age of 18 as of Oct 1, 2016. No minimum age.
What: Typewritten essay of 700-800 words.
When: Entries must be submitted by Friday Feb 10, 2017.
What: Local contest winners (top 3) receive medallions and prizes. Top local winner advances to District. District winner receives a $2500 college (or trade school) scholarship.
Sponsor: Columbia Optimist Clubs
How: Get contest application and rules at www.downtownoptimistclub.org
Mail to: Downtown Optimist Club
% 2017 Essay Contest
PO Box 1959
Columbia, MO 65205-1959
Contact: Carl Scott phone (573)303-4191 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Find the Application & Rules Here: 2017 Application & Rules