2013 Citizenship Challenge Essay Contest
The Rendell Center for Citizenship and Civics at Arcadia University invites students to participate in the 2013 Citizenship Challenge Essay contest!
The contest is open to 4th- and 5th-grade classrooms in the 5-county Philadelphia area (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Philadelphia, and Montgomery Counties).
Get involved by submitting a written essay on an issue facing our democracy. DEADLINE for Entries: November 11, 2013.
- One $1,000 Grand Prize (details on official entry rules)
- Three $500 Runner Up Prizes (details on official entry rules)
The top 10 entries will receive classroom copies of the We the Civics Kids curriculum as well as a civics library for their school, and will be invited to the National Constitution Center for a final presentation round during the week of December 16, 2013, plus a free tour of the museum.