The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Attention Kennewick, Richland, and Pasco High School Students:
Winning essays will be posted on the League website. Awards will be presented during the Centennial Celebration at the Hanford House on August 8, 2020.
Essay title: Your Vote is Our Future
- Contest is open to all Kennewick, Pasco and Richland high school students
- The essay must be 500 words or less. Only one essay per student may be submitted.
- All essays should be:
- Be double spaced
- Have one-inch margins
- Include the essay title
- Be typed in 12 point font
- Be in Microsoft Word or a compatible format
- Submissions must be submitted via the League of Women Voters of Benton and Franklin Counties email address firstname.lastname@example.org by May 15, 2020
- Include essay author’s name, age, grade, address, email, phone number, name of high school, and name of parent or guardian
- The essay will be judged on quality of analysis, quality of research, and form, style and mechanics
- Judges are local English teachers and editors
The League of Women Voters thank the award sponsors, without their generosity this contest would not have been possible.