The Maryknoll Student Essay Contest is open only to people who are enrolled in grades 6–8 (Division I) and grades 9–12 (Division II) for the 2018-2019 school year and, as of the date of entry and the date on which the prize is offered (if applicable), are a resident of one of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, or a province of Canada (except Quebec).
The entry period for the Contest begins at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) on August 15, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on November 16, 2018 (the "Entry Period").
To enter, entrants must submit an essay written by the entrant that complies with the following submission guidelines:
(a) the Essay must be written in English and must be approximately 500-750 words;
(b) the Contest's theme ('Love in Action') must be at the heart of the Essay; and