The Optimist Club of Calvert Prince Frederick
TOPIC: “Can Society Function without Respect?”
• Open to students under the age of 18 as of October 1, 2017
• No minimum age or grade level to participate!
• Essays must be 700-800 words
• Club- and District-level awards
• District First Place Winner will be awarded $2,500 scholarship
The deadline for entries is Friday, January 26, 2018. Students may either mail their entries to the address below*
See below for the Official Rules and Application.
ATTN: Carey Taylor - Essay Contest
107 Gray Inn Court
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Scholarship program for high school seniors who demonstrate: Leadership. Drive. Integrity. Citizenship
Applications accepted until January 4, 2018
Completed applications are due by January 5th, 2018
Each year the Maryland JCI Senate awards two $500 Scholarships to deserving seniors from Maryland high schools. The Maryland winners are chosen based on merit and need. The applications of the two Maryland winners are then forwarded to the US JCI Senate Foundation for consideration for a $1000 Scholarship.
Information, applications, and instructions for these scholarships are located at the UNITED STATE JCI SENATE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION website at www.usjcisenate.org
The contest is open to United States high school students in grades nine through twelve attending public, private, parochial, or home schools; U.S. students under the age of twenty enrolled in a high school correspondence/GED program in any of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, or the U.S. territories; and U.S. citizens attending schools overseas. Past winners and finalists are not eligible to participate. Employees of John Hancock Financial Services and members of their families are not eligible to participate.
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