In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in May 2018, you are invited to join a Teen Essay Contest (in English).
Topic: “Laughter is the best medicine”
Deadline: Saturday, May 26th, 2018.
For information, please call Jewel at Chinatown Branch Library, (415)355-2888 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Judging will be based on originality, grammar, coherence to the topic and more.
* Age: 12-18.
* Text should be written in English only, at least 600 words.
* One entry per person.
* Submission by email to: email@example.com
* Submission in person or by mail to: Jewel Chen, Chinatown Branch Library, 1135 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94108.
* Include your name, address, school, grade, phone number and email address.
* Essays will be divided into two age groups, middle school (Grade 6-8) and high school (Grade 9-12).
* One winner per age group. The prize to each winner: 3 orange wristbands USB flash drive with “sfpubliclibrary” logo or a mystery gift.
* The winner’s essay will be posted on the Chinatown/Him Mark Lai Library webpage: Chinatown Teen’Zine Blog.