A Bridge for Kids is proud to announce that essays are now being accepted for the 2018 A Bridge for Kids Essay Contest!
Essay Topic and Judging:
Eligible students (see contest rules and eligibility below) may enter the 2018 A Bridge for Kids Essay Contest by submitting an original essay of 750 words or fewer describing their thoughts on the following: Discuss one short term and one long term goal you have for yourself and what you believe to be the biggest roadblock that might keep you from achieving each goal? A panel of volunteers will judge the essays and the winners will be picked based on the creativity, originality, clarity and overall impact of the essay.
Note: Deadline for entry is midnight on March 11, 2018. Winners will be announced week of April 9, 2018.
2018 Contest Prizes:
1st Place – $2,500 sponsorship
2nd Place – $1,000 sponsorship
3rd-5th – $250 Amazon Gift Card
6th-10th – $100 Amazon Gift Card
2017 Essay Contest Winner – Jonathan Bojorquez, Helix High School
2016 Essay Contest Winner – Kiara Gomez, The Preuss School, UCSD
2015 Essay Contest Winner – Andria Montgomery, Patrick Henry High School
2014 Essay Contest Winner – Virginia Reyes, The Preuss School, UCSD
2013 Essay Contest Winner – Laura Castro, The Preuss School, UCSD