Enter the LTF Student Essay Contest

Grade 7 – 12 teachers, enter your students in the 2017 LTF Student Essay Contest.

Essay Topic: Sharing Our Success, Living a Good Life

Two Categories: 1) Grades 7 – 9, 450-500 words; 2) Grades 10 – 12, 750-1000 words

2016 student essay winners Zak and Sienna
2016 student essay winners Zak and Sienna

One grand prize winner from each category will win a brand new laptop.
Each winner will present their essay during the 2017 Lighting the Fire Conference May 10-12, 2017 (after participating in a public speaking workshop).

The two grand prize winners will be provided free access to all conference workshops, sessions, and activities; return travel arrangements and daily per diem.
Note: winners under the age of 18 must be accompanied by one parent or guardian who will be provided with a conference package, return travel, and daily per diem.

For more information please contact:

Donna Prince at 204-594-1290 ext. 2041

Arlene Flatfoot at 204-594-1290 ext. 2004

Deadline is 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Suggested Timeline for Local Competitions: Friday, March 24, 2017

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2017 essay contest entry form

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