[cd] FW: Days of 47 Essay Contest

Loamanu, Susan sloamanu@usoe.k12.ut.us
Tue, 6 Apr 2004 11:45:35 -0600


Hi all,
Patrick Shea contacted me about the Days of 47 Essay contest.
Please share this with all teachers in your districts and regions.

Thanks,

Rick

>
> 						DAYS OF '47 ESSAY CONTEST
>
> Topic: What should we do to celebrate the differences in our 
> Communities?
> Length:  500 words
> Due Date: Entry must be post marked no later than May 28. Mailed to:

> Patrick Shea
c/o Ballard, Spahr, Andrews & Ingersoll
Suite 600
201 South Main
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111  		
>

> Requirement:

> Essay must be signed by student writing the essay, and by the
> student's teacher attesting that it is solely the student's work.
>

> Prizes:

> 1st Place   $5000 savings loan account at Zions Bank to be used
> by the student only for college tutiton.
>

> 2nd Place  $3000 savings loan account at Zions Bank to be used by
> the student only for college tutition.
> 	

> 3rd Place   $2000 savings loan account at Zions Bank to be used by
> the student only for college tutition.
>

> Teacher Prize: The Teacher whose student wins First Place will receive 
> a
> laptop computer.
>
> The Judges will be:

> Mark Eubank, Rod Decker, Elaine Jarvik, Greg Burton,
> Bobbi Coray, Lynn Turner and Kent Cannon.  Judges will be looking for
> creative, well written essays which address the topic.  The Judges'
> decision shall be final, and will be announced in July before the July
> 24th celebration.  The first, second and third prize winning essays 
> will
> be published in the Deseret Morning News and the Salt Lake Tribune.