Youth Essay Contest
Open to all elementary, middle and high school students.
Essay Question: Many state have implemented Voter ID laws. Please describe one of the purposes of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and what Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. did to protect a person's right to vote?
- The essay must be no more than 250 words
- Middle & High School entries must be typed, double spaced in 12pt. font. Elementary school entries may be typed or handwritten.
- One entry per student.
- Entries must include student's name, grade level, school, home address, and contact phone number.
- Winners will be chosen from each category.
Award: $200 U.S. Savings Bond
Deadline: December 16th, 2016