Win a $1,000 college scholarship!
Attention High School Seniors of New Canaan: What makes the United States of America exceptional? The New Canaan Republican Town Committee invites you to participate* in an essay writing contest for the chance to win a $1,000 college scholarship.
This contest is open to any New Canaan resident who will be graduating high school this year. The winner will be chosen based on who writes the best essay as judged by our scholarship committee. Senior year is a very challenging time when students are planning for college, taking exams, and preparing for prom! We urge you to take some time out of your busy schedules to write an essay of approximately 600 words on the following topic; In your opinion, what makes the United States of America an exceptional country?
With this essay writing contest, the New Canaan Republican Town Committee hopes to challenge you to reflect on what you have learned in high school about our nation's rich history. We also hope that as you go through college you become active in your community and fulfill your civic responsibilities, especially by exercising your right to vote.
Please submit your essay by May 26, 2014 via email to Maryanne.firstname.lastname@example.org
Please put “Essay Contest” in the subject field and include your phone number.
For more information, please email Amy Gildea at email@example.com. The winner will be notified by phone on or about June 1, 2014.
*Contest is open to high school seniors from New Canaan who will be attending college in 2014/2015. Children of RTC members not eligible.
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