Youth Essay Contest 2018-04-27T03:10:16+00:00

Project Description

Youth Essay Contest

The Optimist Essay Contest is designed to develop writing and critical thinking skills. Our Club winners receive $150, $125 and $100 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. The winning essay will go on to compete in the District Contest for a $2,500 scholarship awarded by Optimist International each year. The topic for the 2018 year is “Can Society Function Without Respect?”

2018 Winners

First Place: Mireye Soto, Second Place: Jeremy Case, Third Place: Hollie Maccabee