Essay Contest

The Board of Church and Society of the United Methodist Church is conducting a peace essay contest and will present three $500 scholarships.  The contest is open to students who are high school juniors or seniors.  Students need not be members of a United Methodist Church or any other religious body.  The topic for this year’s contest is: “The Best Response For Our Government When It Sees Human Rights Violations Taking Place In a Foreign Country”.  Essays must be less than 1,000 words and set to Paul Linn by e-mail before March 22, 2013.  Also include a brief summary of activities that you have participated in your school or community including efforts for social justice.

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