Entries for Human Rights Arts and Essay Contests Accepted through February 28

Students in grades 5 - 12 are invited to submit entries for the Benjamin M. King Essay and J. Irwin Miller Art Contests.  

This year's theme is "How would you exercise your freedom of speech rights to advocate for others?"

The purpose is to create an awareness and appreciation of our community's diversity and for human and civil rights.  Winners receive a cash prize, tickets to the 2017 Annual Dinner, and a best-selling, age-appropriate book.

Deadline for entries is February 28, 2017


Contest Information

Benjamin M. King Essay Contest Entry Packet

J. Irwin Miller Art Contest Entry Packet

Essay Contest and Art Contest Entry Form

If you would like to volunteer as a judge for our contests, you can contact our office with your intent to participate or you can fill out our online volunteer form.

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