In 2004, the congress decided that “constitution day” should be observed in schools each year on september 17th with educational programs about the history and signing of the constitution. American sentinel university commemorates constitution day with student essay contest and reflection wall. Winners will be chosen in the high school category and the college category the first prize winners of the contest will receive $250, and the second prize winners will receive $150 essays should be submitted to [email protected] by 11:59 pm, september 10 winners will be announced september 17. Constitution day 2016 essay contest this essay contest is sponsored by the university of kentucky office of the president, the division of student and. May 2012 student wins essay contest constitution day patriot day mcc student wins essay contest trip to las vegas.
Constitution day essay archive constitution day and citizenship day is observed each year on september 17 to 2012: survivor lincoln's constitution and his. Ucf constitution day essay contest submission form essay due date: october 6, 2017 at 5 pm are we in a democratic recession according to the latest update of the “democracy index,” we are. Davis constitution day essay contest the 226th anniversary of the signing of the us constitution is coming up this september 17 in honor of that date, the first annual davis constitution day essay contest is announced. Constitution day daily museum founding freedoms essay and playwriting contest center is proud to announce the return of the founding freedoms essay and.
The contest will have three divisions: elementary, middle, high school submit one entry on or before the contest due date – december 4. In 2004, congress declared that “constitution day” should be observed in schools each year on sept 17 with programs about the history of the constitution the new hampshire contest, for middle and high school students, is held as part of the constitution day observance more than 500 students submitted essays this year. In honor of the annual anniversary to celebrate the signing of the us constitution, the political science faculty at university of the ozarks are sponsoring a new constitution day essay contest for ozarks students. 2015 essay contest our constitution organizers of the 2015 constitution day essay contest, all rights, titles, and interests in and to the essay.
Constitution day event student essay contest are you interested in constitutional rights, do you like to write, and do you want to win an ipad. Airman wins constitution day essay contest by 1lt kinder l blacke, 552d air control wing public affairs / published december 05, 2008. Contest rules: • all prospective essay contestants are required to attend the 7 th annual utc constitution day evening lecture on thursday, september 21 st at 7:30 pm in the uc auditorium and register for the essay contest on site all contestants must list a teacher/sponsor upon registration. All educational institutions receiving federal funding are required to conduct educational programming about the us constitution in recognition of constitution day, which this year falls on sept 17 the university of kentucky chose.
The us capitol historical society is proud to announce the winners of the 2012 making democracy work essay contest. Palm beach county middle school students recently participated in a constitution day essay contest which challenged students to explain, in 500 words or. The annual constitution day poster design contest is an international contest promoted exclusively through the internet to compete, the contest invites k-12 entrants (including homeschoolers) to celebrate constitution day (sept 17) by designing a poster showing how they benefited from the freedoms embodied in the us constitution.
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Vaishnavi rao accepts first place award in senior division of 2012 making democracy work student essay contest. It is with great honor that finlandia university and its suomi college of arts & sciences department announces the constitutional essay winner, nicholas tobey “mr tobey’s passion for this country and knowledge was exhibited in this amazing essay,” said kamara taylor, visiting assistant professor of psychology. The constitution day essay contest is open to all uk undergraduate students essays must be limited to 750 words and submitted online no. Constitution day essay contest: the future is in our hands by rida rangoonwala september 17, 2015 editor’s note: the cougar partnered with the center for student involvement on an essay contest in honor of constitution day.