Contestants- click below for the official application and information click here for full details from optimist international to locate a club in your community please e mail [email protected] Application for 2016-2017 optimist international oratorical contest have you participated in any other optimist club's oratorical contest this school year optimist clubs may require a copy of birth certificate or passport if offering a club scholarship separate from optimist international district winners must provide a. The winum district is happy to announce the top three essay contest winners who will be recognized at the third quarter conference in oshkosh on may 6, 2017 third place kade byrand – sheboygan optimist clubsecond place benjamin ontl – wisconsin rapids club first place winning the $2,500 college scholarship. Scholarship overview applicants must contact their local optimist club and submit an essay on the given topic: chasing optimism in the face of challenges applicants must be under the age of 18 as of oct 1 see website for more details. Local optimist club to sponsor essay contest for students farmington, michigan – the optimist club of farmington/farmington hills is encouraging area students to contemplate the phrase “can society function without respect ” as part of the optimist international essay contest for the 2017-2018. 2015-2016 scholarship contest topics optimist international essay contest the essay contest is sponsored by optimist international to give young people the opportunity to write about their own opinions regarding the world in which they live the approach can encompass a young person's personal experience, the.
Since its start in 1928, the optimist oratorical contest has become the longest- running program sponsored by optimist international the contest is designed for youth to gain experience in public speak- ing and provide them with the opportunity to compete for a college scholarship presents the win up to $22,500 in. The district-level scholarships are funded by the optimist international foundations information for optimist members planning the contest: all members can now view and conveniently print planning pages for any international program from your home computer click here to view the 2017-2018 club essay contest. The contest is designed to develop writing and critical thinking skills one scholarship of $2,500 per district is awarded by optimist international each year plus the ohio district of optimist international also awards a $1,00000 scholarship for complete information on the essay contests, please go to www optimistorg.
Essay contest this contest presents young people this opportunity to write about their opinions regarding the world in which they live optimist international awards each district contest winner a $2,500 scholarship for advanced education the topic for the 2017-2018 school year is “can society function without respect. Optimist international scholarships contests 2017-2018 essay contest topic “ can society function without respect” compose a 700 to 800 word essay around this central idea open to participants under the age of 18 as of october 1 , 2017 entry due to club. Bosmeniel competes at national optimist oratorical contest thomas bosmeniel, shs senior, competed at the international optimist oratorical competition held recently at st louis during the international optimist thomas won a $2500 scholarship and funds to assist his travels to st louis to represent nebraska.
The local optimist international club is seeking essay submissions for it's annual essay contest now through feb 12 as part of the competition, students will be required to write a 700 to 800 word essay about the about this year's essay topic: “can society function without respect” the contest is open to. Scholarship programs optimist international essay contest the optimist international essay contest is divided into two levels of competition: club and district contestants must compose an original essay with limited guidance from others webster's dictionary defines and essay as an analytic or interpretative literary. Scholarships the optimist club offers several college scholarships to entering freshmen through the club as well as through optimist international some scholarships are given to winners of various contests such as oratorical and essay while others are given based on need, academics and service to the community. As the first step in the optimist international oratorical contest for the 2017–2018 year the optimist club will judge the local students' speeches based on content and presentation to determine the top winners club level winners will receive medallions with the top winner taking home a $250 scholarship, and the top two.
The essay contest is sponsored by optimist international to give young people the opportunity to write about their own opinions regarding the world in which they live the approach in additional to developing skills for written expression, participants also have the opportunity to win a college scholarship the guidelines. Optimist clubs have hosted oratorical contests since 1928 starting in 2016, optimist international has partnered with st louis university to conduct the optimist oratorical world championships, which gives students the opportunity to receive further scholarships competition begins at the local optimist club level, and. The optimist oratorical contest gives youngsters the chance to speak to the world more than $150,000 in college scholarships funded by the optimist international foundations is awarded annually from this program application deadline: the district deadline to submit winners to optimist international is.