“Hold fast to your dreams, for without them life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly” – Langston Hughes

Details and Rules can be found: here

This contest is open to in Travis, Williamson and Hays Counties in grades 3 – 12.
There are three group:

•    Elementary (grades 3 – 5)
•    Middle (grades 6– 8)
•    High (grades 9 – 12)

Students must complete an official entry form to attach to their essays or art pieces.  The due date for all essays and art pieces April 1st. You can find the entry form: here

Winners from each division will receive a $75 award and an award-winning book of their choice.

We are also looking for community members to participate as volunteer judges in order to select the winners of our contests.  If you are interested in participating as a volunteer judge, fill out this volunteer inquiry form.

If you have any questions, please contact our office at 859-361-9186  or email us at [email protected]

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