The Los Alamos Federated Republican Women and the Republican Party of Los Alamos are proud to announce the 2015 Constitution Day Essay Contest for students in grades 4-12 who live in or attend school in Los Alamos County.
The contest runs thrugh Sept. 4 and students have the opportunity to compete for cash prizes and receive their prizes at the Sept. 17 Constitution Day Dinner.
Prizes are: $300-high school $200-middle school $100-grades 4-6
The Constitution Day Essay Contest is designed to challenge students to learn more about the Constitution and the men who signed it and to express original, thoughtful ideas in essay writing.
Essays will be judged on how completely and clearly the ideas are stated and supported. Grammar, punctuation and spelling also will be considered.
Note: Any entry that does not follow the above guidelines shall be disqualified.