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. Adult volunteers join optimist clubs to conduct positive service projects in their communities aimed at providing a helping hand to youth by providing hope and a positive vision, optimist club members bring out the best in kids. The eden prairie optimist club recently announced the winners of its annual essay contest, which concluded on wednesday, feb 21.
Clubs are allowed to give monetary awards of up to $500 per winner for the essay contest in addition to official medallions or certificates the club level awards may be given in the form of a scholarship, savings bond or cash prize but are completely discretionary. Official 2017 topic chasing optimism in the face of challenges due date february 22, 2017 the hill country optimist club is encouraging area students to contemplate the phrase chasing optimism in the face of challenges as part of the optimist international essay contest for 2017. International essay contest winner, tori gonzales, writes a personal story of overcoming obstacles and working hard to better herself in the midst of tragedy in her life. District essay deadline: tbd click here for this year's oi essay topic, deadline, rules & regulations and helpful tools members of the public who wish to enter the optimist essay contest, must do so by contacting their local optimist club.
Optimist club of reno must receive essays by february 6, 2018, to be eligible for the contest after the optimist club of reno receives your application, an invitation will be sent to invite you to a banquet where the winners will be announced. Club winners will advance to the district contest to compete for a scholarship award the district winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship each district winner is automatically entered into the international essay contest where a panel of judges selects the top three essays scholarships are. An optimist international program for students to have the opportunity to earn scholarships to pursue opportunities in higher education club winners advance to district, where one district winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship. The optimist club will judge the local students' essays, and determine the top winners local winners will receive medallions along with cash awards of 1st place ($300) and 2nd place ($150) in addition to developing skills for written expression and winning local cash awards, participants also have the opportunity to win a scholarship.
Plainfield optimist club search search search search essay contest contest overview handouts 2016 oratorical contest winners by gk 03/15/2016, 7. The optimist club will judge the local students' essays, based on the theme of optimism should be a priority and determine the top winners. The motto of the optimist club of fort worth, and its parent organization, optimist international, is friend of youth international essay contest winner. Home news optimist club meets local essay winners, coates of the stephenville optimist club introduces local optimist essay contest winners wednesday at. The optimist club of alpena recently recognized three area students for essays they submitted in the optimist club essay contest tara myers, a senior at al.
Senior kyle knapp is the winner of the lancaster county optimist club's annual essay contest his essay was chosen from 28 entries written on the year's theme of can society function without respect. Essay/ oratorical contests essay contest under the leadership of amanda wambolt the optimist club is conducting its annual essay contest with essays due no later than february 22nd, 2017. The optimist club of champaign-urbana, #12064, is encouraging area students to contemplate the phrase chasing optimism in the face of challenges as part of the optimist international essay contest for 2017.
Fremont - fremont ross high school junior madalynne snyder recently won the fremont area optimist club's essay conte. 2017 essay contest 2016 essay contest winners the breakfast optimist club of kalamazoo (bock) is seeking candidates for the annual optimist international essay contest. Sponsoring: the district winner is sponsored by a club the essay contest scholarship is sponsored by optimist international foundation to give youth the opportunity to write about their own opinions regarding the world in which they live.
Optimist international assigns a new topic each year and provides the rules and guidelines for holding this essay contest for students the northridge optimist club club conducts a local level of the contest in conjunction with northridge schools. On friday, march 16, 2018, the optimist club of littleton honored the three top winners in our annual essay contest, at the club's regular 7 am weekly meeting at the boardroom restaurant in littleton the top contestants in the contest were dhivya stenthill muragan, first place, dia arora, second. Club winners advance to the district contest to compete for a $2,500 college scholarship the district-level scholarships are funded by the optimist international foundation clubs and districts.