The contest is open to high school students in grades nine through
twelve who live in White Plains or attend high school in White Plains,
including public, private, or parochial schools.
All entries must be emailed to: [email protected]
by 11:59 PM on April 26th, 2021 to be eligible for judging.
All contestants will get a confirmation email that their submissions have
Decisions of the Essay Committee are final.
Winners will be notified by email and via telephone by mid May.
All three winners will have lunch with Congressman Mondaire Jones
at a time and place to be designated.
All three winners will receive a monetary award and a certificate
of their placement in the Essay Contest.
Contestants who have any questions should email them to: