All participants (teachers and students) who invest serious effort in research and writing will receive a certificate of participation. The best essays will be singled out and honored with a first, second-, and third-place award. The first place winner will receive a $200 cash prize, and the teacher of the winning student will win a place on a study tour to Europe in Summer 2013.
Visit our Essay Contest page for more information.
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