DEADLINE EXTENDED: Monday, May 8th
We are pleased to announce our first ever essay contest!
In 500 words or less, respond to the following:
- Why protect Maine’s lakes?
- Why are they important to you?
- Describe an experience that illustrates your appreciation.
Essays must include a title and header with the participant’s name, age, school, and town.
The Prizes: $250 for 1st place, $100 for 2nd, $50 for 3rd.
The Deadline: Essays must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 1st.
Eligibility: Applicants must be students enrolled at either Kents Hill School, Leavitt High School, Maranacook High School, or Mt. Blue High School or they must be a high school student from one of our watershed towns*.
*Chesterville, Fayette, Leeds, Mount Vernon, New Sharon, Readfield, Vienna, Wayne.
Contact email@example.com or call (207) 860-4043 for questions about the contest.