Leo and Antonia Gershanov Memorial Student Essay Contest

Provided by: Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

Awards

Up to $2,000

Deadline

January 23, 2017

The Leo and Antonia Gershanov Memorial Student Essay Contest is open to Illinois students in grades seven through 12. To be considered, you must submit a maximum 1500 - word essay, poetry / fictional short story, two - dimensional art, or musical composition that addresses the following theme: "From Observer to Upstander: When Conscience Motivates Action."