NGC High School Essays
Chairman: Sue Martino
martino116@charter.net
Deadline: December 1

The essay must be between 600-700 words, with all words counted. See Essay Themes below. All students grade 9 through 12 are eligible.

The state winner will receive a $100 cash prize and it will be sent to Pacific Region for judging. The national winner of the High School Essay contest will receive a $1,000 NGC Scholarship.

Contact this chairman for complete rules and scale of points for judging, or refer to the NGC website:
www.gardenclub.org. Click on Projects, click on Ongoing Projects, scroll to bottom, Click on Youth Programs. Find Poetry and Essay Contests and click on Essays.

Essay Contest Themes
2017-2018 Community Gardens – A Solution to Blight, Crime, and Hunger
2018-2019 The Impact of Bottled Water on the Environment and the Water Supply