Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
128
Days
April 15 2023
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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Optimist International Essay Contest

Description

The contest is open to contestants under the age of 19 as of October 1st of the current Optimist International contest year and who have not yet completed secondary school or its equivalent, including CEGEP students in Qu?®bec, Canada. There is no minimum age. Students must enter in the District in which they reside. Interested students must contact their local Optimist Club. They need to submit an essay on the pre-assigned topic.

Amount Details

$500
Low Amount Awarded
$2,500
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 19 years old
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Essay
Contact
Essay Coordinator
programs@optimist.org
Tel: 314-371-6000
Fax: 314-371-6006 Address 4494 Lindell Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63108