Dec 30

Vermont 8th Graders!

An essay competition especially for you! Every year, Hildene, the Lincoln family home in Manchester, VT, sponsors the Lincoln Essay Competition for Vermont’s 8th graders.
This year's prompt: What gives YOU hope? Identify a challenging issue facing humanity today, whether at the local, state, national, and/or global level. Express why this issue matters to you. Investigate a scientific, legislative, technological, or other type of solution that is currently being proposed or employed to address the issue. Explain what it is and why it holds promise as part of the solution to the problem.
Prizes: First place: $500; Second: $400; Third: $300, and up to four honorable mentions of $200 each.
Deadline: February 12, 2022 
More info and entry packet: https://hildene.org/learning/lincoln_essay
Contact: Stephanie at [email protected] or (802) 367-7960

 
Event Date: 
Saturday, February 12, 2022
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