Optimist International Essay Contest
Apply to the Optimist International Essay Contest.
June 08, 2011
The Optimist International Essay Contest is open to youth under the age of 19 as of December 31, 2010.
Applicants must write an essay on the following topic: “How My Education is the Key to a Successful Future.” Essays must be between 700 – 800 words in length.
Contestants must enter through a local Optimist Club or an at-large contest if a local option is not available.
Website: Optimist International Essay Contest
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