Black History Scholarship Essay Contest

It’s said we can learn from our history, so we’re giving you a chance to further your learning with the  12th Annual Black History Scholarship Essay Contest!

Local high school students from Valdosta, Lowndes, Cook, Berrien, Echols, Lanier, Madison (Fl), and Brooks , both public and private, are invited to submit an essay on this year’s topic, “Women In Black History.”  Judging is done by a 3rd party and winners will be announced on March 7th, and celebrated during a reception on March 9th.

This year’s topic is “Women in Black History.” Your essay should address the following:

Consider what you know about women in black history. How did they help shape and change it? Was their approach different than the men of their time? How are today’s women shaping and changing black history?  Which women inspire you and why?

Entering is as easy as 1, 2, 3…

  1. Download the “Guidelines & Rules” using the button below and read them.
  2. Write your essay.
  3. Submit your information and essay using the “Entry Form” button below. (Or, you can turn in a paper copy at the offices of Black Crow Media at 1711 Ellis Drive, Valdosta, Ga 31601 no later than 5 pm, February 28, 2018)

**Please do not include your name on the essay itself. If you are turning in a paper copy, you will fill out an entry form at Black Crow Media.**

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