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 Maryknoll 2012 Student Essay Contest
  • Topic: Speaking to young people as "architects of the future," POPE FRANCIS SAID, "HAVE COURAGE. GO FORWARD. MAKE NOISE." Write a letter to Pope Francis telling him how you or young people you know have courage, go forward and make noise to build a better world.
  • Eligibility:
    • Grades 6 - 8 (Division I)
    • Grades 9 - 12 (Division II)
  • Entries must be written in English. Only one entry per student. Please specify the division to which the entry is being submitted.
  • Length: 500 - 750 words. Pages should be typed and double-spaced and stapled.
  • Each entry must be clearly labeled on the first page with
    • Student's name and grade
    • School's name, complete address including City, State and Zip, School's phone number including area code
    • Teacher's name and email address
    • Division entered - 9 - 12 Grades (Division II)
  • Awards:
    • First Place - $1,000 per division
    • Second Place - $300 per division
    • Third Place - $150 per division

Click here to visit the Maryknoll Student Essay Contest home page.

DEADLINE: November 14, 2014

Last Modified on September 2, 2014