Optimist essay scholarship contest –deadline mid-feb 2018 optimist oratorical scholarship contest – to be held in mid-march 2018 the purpose of optimism t o develop optimism as a philosophy of life to promote an active interest in good government and civic affairs to inspire respect for law to promote patriotism. Home schooled students are encouraged to participate, as well you do not have to live in oswego winners receive a cash prize, and the opportunity to advance to the district level, where he/she will compete for a $2500 scholarship the essay contest is sponsored by the optimist club to give young people the opportunity. Purpose: this contest is sponsored by optimist international to give young people room to develop their own views around a central idea in addition to the opportunity for written expression, participants have the chance to win a college scholarship who: youth under the age of 18 as of october 1, 2017 located in the united. Scholarship overview applicants must contact their local optimist club and submit an essay on the given topic: chasing optimism in the face of challenges applicants must be under the age of 18 as of oct 1 see website for more details. The downtown optimist club of houston, texas was founded in 1924, making it the oldest club in houston are: boy and girl scouts, the salvation army boys and girls club, junior achievement, houston read commission, school anti- drug and leadership programs, essay contests, scholarships, awards and others.
Who: youth under the age of 18 as of october 1, 2017 located in the united states, canada, or the caribbean how to enter: interested students must contact optimist club of sacramento, inc they need to submit an essay on the pre-assigned topic when: the deadline for clubs to submit their winning essay to the district. Essay contest the topic for the 2015-16 optimist essay contest is: “lead by example: reality or fiction” contest the optimist international essay contest was first sponsored in 1983 club winners advance to the district contest essays must contain at least 700 words but no more than 800 words the contest is open to. Founded in 1935, the optimist club of downtown corpus christi, texas has been supporting area youth for over 70 years today the ocdcc supports numerous youth programs in corpus christi and the coastal bend the ocdcc is affiliated with optimist international. Essay contest test your writing skills against your peers each year the wausau noon optimists offer cash prizes in the amounts of: $400 for first place, $100 for second and $50 for third best written essays we work with the participants to make the experience beneficial to all involved essays must.
Optimist club of brooklin, ontario university or college scholarships for canadian students optimist international essay contest with $2,500 scholarship essay contest for $2500 scholarship topic: chasing optimism in the face of challenges who: youth under the age of 18 who have not yet graduated from high. Optimist club scholarship contests optimist international sponsors 3 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 each contest is conducted at the club.
Annual essay contest essay contest logo this topic for our 2018 essay contest is: can society function without respect the contest will be of interest to students in grades 9 through 12 attending school in oakville the contest is open to students under age 18 (as of october 1, 2017) who have not yet graduated from. 6 days ago van wert — the optimist club of van wert is encouraging area students to contemplate the phrase “can society function without respect” as part of the optimist international essay contest for the 2017-2018 school year the contest is open to all van wert county students who were under age 18 as of.
Optimist international scholarships contests 2017-2018 essay contest topic “ can society function without respect” compose a 700 to 800 word essay around this central idea open to participants under the age of 18 as of october 1 , 2017 entry due to club. Essay contest the topic for the 2017-18 optimist essay contest is: “can society function without respect” the optimist international essay contest was first sponsored in 1983 club winners advance to the district contest essays must contain at least 700 words but no more than 800 words the contest is open to. Name m f address city state/province zip/postal code telephone ( ) e- mail date of birth / / age have you participated in any other optimist club's essay contest this school year□ yes □ no contestant agreement: i have studied the rules of the contest, and i will be bound by all of the requirements contestant's. Interested students compose a 700 to 800 word essay on the theme and send to the mansfield noon optimist club the essays will be judged at the club level, district level and at the international level winners at the club, district & international levels all receive scholarships the ohio district scholarship prize is $3,500.
Applicants must be under 18 years of age as of december 31 of the current school year and application must be made through a local optimist club the essay topic changes each year applicants compete at the club, district and international level district winners receive a $2,500 scholarship scoring is based on. The optimist club of calvert was chartered on october 7, 1968, with 29 members thanks to some persistent people from the parkville optimist club december finds the club co-sponsoring the annual christmas parade in prince frederick and sponsoring the oi essay contest which is open to both middle and senior high.