We the students essay contest the we the students essay contest features over $20,000 in prizes, and a grand prize of $5,000 to win, students must answer the following question: does peaceful resistance to laws positively or negatively impact a free society. The essay entered by me in the competition in any form for editorial, advertising, promotional and trade purposes in connection with the promotion by the center for constitutional studies of this competition and. In honor of constitution day, the constitutional walking tour wants students to give their views about american freedom the american freedom essay contest challenges educators to get their students to write a 100-300 word essay on the importance of freedom in their lives. Constitutional law essay competition los angeles civil rights and criminal law scholarship , spolin law civil rights and criminal law essay competition & $1,000 scholarship spolin law represents people whose civil rights have been violated and individuals facing criminal charges. Federalist papers a good source for information about the constitution the federalist papers is a collection of 85 articles and essays written by alexander hamilton, james madison and john jay urging the ratification of the constitution.
Spolin law civil rights and criminal law essay competition & $1,000 scholarship spolin law represents people whose civil rights have been violated and individuals facing criminal charges, whether they have been wrongfully accused of a crime or are simply seeking a fair outcome. On september 14, 2017, the us court of appeals for the fourth circuit recognized constitution day with a program at the lewis f powell, jr courthouse in richmond, virginia which celebrated the winners of the 2017 fourth circuit essay contest. Constitution essay contest rules question: what does religious toleration accomplish in america instructions: all work must be originalthis competition is open to all carroll college students the constitutional studies faculty will select finalists and render all submissions anonymous before submitting them to a separate faculty committee for final judgment.
Constitution day essay contest prize $100 for the winning essay the essay topic is: one of the most revered guarantees of our constitution is the first amendment's freedom of speech and freedom of assembly. Founding freedoms essay and playwriting contest the national constitution center would like to congratulate the winners of the founding freedoms essay and playwriting contests. The essay contest encourages young minds to examine america’s history, along with their own experiences in modern american society, by drafting a 300- to 400-word essay, expressing their views based on a patriotic theme chosen by the vfw commander-in-chief. The governor-general's prize is an annual essay competition open to students who are australian citizens and enrolled in an undergraduate degree at an australian university for over ten years, this prestigious competition has provided students with the opportunity to be recognised for their academic skill, talent, and research.
From september 18, 2018 to september 17, 2019 (the “contest period”) constituting america will conduct the “we the future” essay and stem contest (the “contest”) in the 50 states of the united states of america, the district of columbia, the us territories and the american armed forces schools abroad. The constitutionalist foundation essay contest the constitutionalist foundation inc’s mission is to address, educate, coordinate, and provide history and awareness of the importance of the us constitution, its amendments, its history, and its authors. 2018 ninth circuit essay contest the 14th amendment 150 years after ratification: what does equal protection mean to students who may enter: the contest is open to high school students in alaska, arizona, california, hawaii, idaho, montana, nevada, oregon, washington, the united states territory of guam and the commonwealth of the northern. Since 2005, seattle pacific university has distributed an essay by professor of history william woodward about the constitution and related topics read the essays below, and for more information about the us constitution and about constitution day, visit the national constitution center.
American freedom essay contest the constitutional walking tour of philadelphia is a great way to celebrate constitution day since 2007, the constitutional has sponsored its annual american freedom essay contest in september and october where students compete to win a free school field trip for their entire class to historic philadelphia. The 2017 constitution day essay contest is open to all students currently registered at rio salado college the essay contest is limited to one submission per entrant prizes will be awarded to the top three essays as determined by the judges. Our multi-tiered approach features a contest for kids, a school speaking program, academic forums with constitutional scholars, and patriot clubs executive director juliette turner reaches youth across america with her bestselling book, our constitution rocks, and motivational speeches, videos and media interviews.
The american history essay contest was established to encourage young people to think creatively about our nation's great history and learn about history in a new light this contest is open to students in public, private, and parochial schools, and registered home-study programs. The constitutional law society of the west bengal national university of juridical sciences, kolkata (nujs) is pleased to announce the sixth durga das basu essay competition the topic for this year is - constitutional conventions in india. The avid reader featured a new title on the constitution by stephen solomon, “revolutionary dissent,” on the subject of the birth of free speech in this country and hosted a program with four constitutional specialists addressing issues of free speech being debated in the public square and litigated in the courts.
The essay contest is open to students currently in grades 9 through 12 from maryland, north carolina, south carolina, virginia, and west virginia note: children, grandchildren, stepchildren, and members of the household of a federal judge or federal judiciary employee are excluded from the competition. Nlsiu hm seervai gold medal essay competition in constitutional law leadership essay competition for african citizens at uongozi institute in south africa global landscapes forum photo competition for students worldwide in indonesia. Constitution building in africa essay competition of international idea the constitution building processes programme of the international institute for democracy and electoral assistance (international idea) is pleased to announce its 2015 essay competition on constitution building in africa. Competition and the constitution competition is nowhere mentioned in the constitution or the declaration of independence it is not among the national aspirations set forth in those documents: equality, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, protected and promoted by a republican union.