At the Club level, judges may be Optimist Members, who are not acquainted with the contestants. It has saved friendships, and given her new-found understanding, she said.
For additional information, please contact Optimist International Programs Department by e-mail at programs optimist. In the March edition she explains a few club and district keywords. This committee puts the fun in our club by developing interesting, often fun and light-hearted activities for our meetings.
Club Foundation Representative - A person appointed by the president of an Optimist Club to encourage charitable giving to the Optimist International Foundation.
All contestants at each level of the contest must show proof of age before competing. At the top of page 1 should be the official topic and the number of words penalty of 2 points for lack of topic and 5 points for failure to identify the total number of words correctly.
Failure to accurately identify total number of words: The numbers must be centered at the bottom of each page. Contact information for both supply companies can be found here.
Club presidents and bulletin editors, this message is especially for you! Dufort, who will read her essay to club members at a future meeting, goes on to the next level of competition.
Clubs that are grouped together in a geographic region. There is no minimum age. Optimists International calls itself "friend of youth. Winners of an Optimist International scholarship must claim their scholarship by the age of Failure to stay within the word limit: Arthur Mack chairs the Publicity Committee.
Gene Hines chairs the Service to Youth Committee Scholarship Committee This committee solicits applications from high school seniors for the three college scholarship that our club sponsors.
The essays are judged at the Club level and District level. The Chief Elected Official of the District.
One scholarship is given to a male, one to a female, and one to a member of the Boys and Girls Club of either gender. Contact Us Essay Contest This contest is sponsored by Optimist International to give young people room to develop their own views around a central idea.
Covers of any type are not accepted. Judges will not discuss or compare essays being judged. This includes publicity for the Christmas Tree lot and for club activities and service projects.
Essays must contain at least words but no more than words. Inafter the Haiti earthquake, her family served children. At the District level, judges must be non-Optimists.One scholarship is given to a male, one to a female, and one to a member of the Boys and Girls Club of either gender.
Pete Dranka chairs the. NC West District Essay Contest First sponsored inthe Essay Contest awards $10, annually in scholarships.
Each Optimist International District conducts competitions beginning at the club level for youth under the age of 19 who are in the 10th, 11th or 12th grades (grades in the Caribbean only).
Contestants are eligible for only one Club’s contest during any given year. 3. No student who has previously won an Optimist Essay contest scholarship will be eligible to compete at any level of the competition again. 4. All contestants at each level of the contest must furnish a copy of their birth certificate or passport before.
International Essay Contest Winner, Tori Gonzales, writes a personal story of overcoming obstacles and working hard to better herself in the midst of tragedy in her life.
Essay Contest Winner | Optimist Club Fort Worth. Optimist International Essay Contest Application for – Must be signed by contestant and parent or guardian District Essay Contest Entry Form – Must be signed by contestant, Club Essay Chair and Club President.
Junior Optimist International members represent the times well by making their communities better - one service project at a time. With more than 15, members in more than communities, Junior Optimist International members are constantly working to promote positive change in their communities.Download