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. March 16, 2015 the shelby optimist club concluded their participation in this year's optimist international's annual essay contest, with the reading of the top three essays, at a luncheon meeting, march 6, at the senior center in shelby. 2018 sophia weller was the winner of this year’s harper creek optimist club essay contest and was awarded with a $300 check for her accomplishments. The essay contest is open to youth under the age of 18 as of oct 1, who have not yet graduated from high school or the equivalent to enter contact your local optimist club or essay chair club winners advance to the district contest to compete for a $2,500 college scholarship. 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.
Maryville, mo — the maryville optimist club recently recognized winners of its annual essay contest students entering the competition were asked to write essays on based on the theme . Although entries for the 2018 optimist club of calgary essay contest are now closed, students can still enter can still enter into optimist essay contests being held by the calgary dinner optimist club or the high river optimist club. 2018 flapjack 5k registration march 15th- club meeting - essay contest winners the optimist club of jasper was formed in 1981 and over the past 30 years has . 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.
The winning essay at the club level will advance to the district contest to compete for a $2500 college scholarship local winners will be announced before the end of february, 2018 the club level competition is funded by the huntsville optimist foundation, except for the young entrant award, which is supported by a private donor. 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. 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 oratorical contest winners presented their themes at the march 14 dearborn optimist meeting president, dearborn optimist club, lori divis, 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. The first place essay will be forwarded to the optimist alberta saskatchewan montana and northern wyoming district essay contest with the potential to win a $2,500 post-secondary scholarship first place – jay baldonado, grade 9, ian bazalgette jr hs. 2018 essay contest (optimist club of milton) for first place winners at the local level will have the chance to compete at the district level prize for a . Plainfield optimist club search search search search essay contest contest overview handouts 2016 oratorical contest winners by gk 03/15/2016, 7 . 2017-2018 club chair planning guide general information after the club contest • announce the winner to the club and local media optimist essay contest .
The contest is designed to develop writing and critical thinking skills awards : winners will receive monetary awards funded equally by bb&t bank and the forsyth-cumming optimist club. Optimist international essay contest application for 2018-2019 – must be signed by contestant and parent or guardian district essay contest entry form – must be signed by contestant, club essay chair and club president. The roswell noon optimist and sunrise optimist club of roswell have collaborated in sponsoring the local optimist international essay contest in this way the winning participants will receive larger financial rewards. Congratulations to the august membership development contest winner of a $100 gift card essay contest  posted in district news centerville noon optimist .
Photo by steve hibbard mackenzie chen, first place winner in the essay contest during the great falls optimist club awards ceremony. The optimist club will judge the local students’ essays, based on the theme of “can society function without respect” and determine the top winners local winners will receive cash awards a nd the club w inn i ng e s s a y s will be sent to the dis t ri c t l e v e l where $2,50000 col l e g e s c hola r ships a r e a v a i l a b l e f . The optimist international essay contest is divided into two levels of competition: club and district 2 contestants must enter through a local optimist club.
Winners at the club level receive cash prizes for first, second and third prize the winning essay from the club contest will be entered in the district level contest where a scholarship will be awarded. 2017 royal oak optimist club essay contest winners 2017 royal oak optimist club oratorical contest winners from left to right: roni blank, jessica saunders, and julianna darawi. 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. The chilton optimist club presented the top three winners of the local 2018 optimist international essay contest on wednesday, march 7 with honorary medals and.