Essay Competition 2010
SBIA and SEMAH Invite You to Participate in the 3rd Annual ESSAY COMPETITION 2010
OPEN TO ALL San Francisco Bay Area CHILDREN from AGE 5 to 18
Deadline to Submit: May 14th, 2010
Topic: Experiencing emotions is a normal part of being human. One emotion that we have all experienced is ANGER.
Please describe a time when you were angry and what steps you took that helped you get through your anger. If you can’t think of an example for yourself, can you think of a time when you observed others who were angry and positive steps they took to resolve their anger?
Essay Length: Up to five hundred words/or single page drawing (allowed for 3rd grade and younger participants)
Categories: (provided that there are sufficient number of entries in each category) – K-1st grade; Grades 1 -3; Grades 4-6; Grades 7-9; Grades 10-12
Awards: For each category, the award for first place is $100, second place is $75 and third place is $50, for special award winners $20 each.
ENTRIES MUST INCLUDE: FULL NAME, GRADE OF THE CHILD, PARENT CONTACT INFORMATION (e-mail and phone number) and SCHOOL or ORGANIZATION through which your child learned about this competition.
ALL ESSAYS MUST BE SUBMITTED VIA EMAIL. SbiaSemahEssay2010@yahoo.com
The AWARD CEREMONY will be at the SBIA Masjid on May 29th, 2010 at 5:30PM. All awards will be given in person and all the award winners and their families will be joining us for dinner afterwards.