This contest requires students under the age of 18 who have not yet graduated from high school or the equivalent to compose a 700- to 800-word essay around a. An optimist club, although affiliated with optimist international (oi), is a separate and independent organization that adopts its own by-laws consistent with the constitution and by-laws of oi develops its own policies, programs and projects and, conducts activities in its own community. An essay may be written in either english, french, or spanish if the language used is an official language of 3the country in which the sponsoring club is located. The optimists of arkansas city have issued a call for entries in the 2018 optimist international essay contest a local winner will receive a $500 scholarship the essay contest is open to any arkansas city student who is younger than 18 as of oct 1, 2017. This contest is open to students under the age 19 as of october 1, 2018 of the current optimist international year (october 1 - september 30) and who are not read more about 2018-19 optimist international essay contest [.
The perry chapter of the optimist club international welcomed four new members to its ranks at its monthly meeting wednesday at la poste, and three perry high school students received awards as winners of the club's annual essay contest. The optimist club of littleton is once again involved in the annual optimist international essay contest c ash prizes of $500, $250 and $125 will be awarded for the first, second and third place winners at the littleton club level in the 2018-2019 contest. Muskegon county, mi -- it's time once again for young writers to strut their stuff for a chance at cash awards and a college scholarship the mona shores optimist club is accepting essays and. Skip to main content member's only about us optimist awards service for the community.
Nc west district essay contest first sponsored in 1983, the essay contest awards $10,000 annually in scholarships each optimist international district conducts competitions beginning at the club level for youth under the age of 19 who are in the 10th, 11th or 12th grades (grades 11-13 in the caribbean only. The participant who wins the overall district competition wins the optimist international essay contest the first prize for winning the overall competition is a beautiful plaque and a $6,000 college scholarship. The oswegoland optimist club is excited to announce our annual essay contest the entry form provides all the details of the essay and who to submit it to, which is due february 1, 2018 monetary awards will be given for first place ($150), second place ($125), and third place ($100), along with a medallion for each winner. Optimist international essay contest award $2,500 deadline february 28, 2019 provided by optimist international description the optimist international essay contest is open to students who are under the age of 18. Essay contest for youth under the age of 19 who have not graduated high school or its equivalent us students attending school on a military installation outside the united states are eligible to enter in their last us home of record.
The optimist international essay contest is divided into two levels of competition: club and district 2 contestants must enter through a local optimist club 3. Optimist club of sacramento invites you to the 6th annual texas holdem poker tournament enjoy a casual fun evening to help raise funds for local charities. 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. The essay contest is sponsored by optimist international to give young people the opportunity to write about their own opinions regarding the world in which they live the approach can encompass a young person's personal experience, the experience of their country, or a more historical perspective.
Application for 2016-2017 optimist international essay contest name pm f address city state/province zip/postal code. Optimist international essay contest: chasing optimism in the face of challenges 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 l. Essay contest the west plains optimist club's annual essay contest is open to area students under the age of 18 as of october 1st who fit the eligibility criteria essays are evaluated by an independent panel of judges.
An essay may be written in either english, french, or spanish if the language used is an official language of the country in which the sponsoring club is located. Optimist international sponsors three 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. Optimist international has created new logos for every club here is the link to download the new logo designed for your club excellent way to promote your club.
Noon optimist essay contest optimist international is an association of almost 3,000 optimist clubs around the world dedicated to 'bringing out the best in. Optimist international oratorical contest award up to $2,500 deadline varies provided by optimist international description the optimist international oratorical contest is open to students under the age of 19. 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. Essay contest district policies contact the arizona district essay chair at [email protected] click here to link to the optimist international.