Optimist Club of Fort Worth scholarship essay deadline Feb. 10
The Optimist Club of Fort Worth expects a wave of essay contest submissions in advance of the entry deadline, 5 p.m. February 10, 2017. This year we are accepting entries by email, and we encourage you to submit in this manner. If you choose to submit your entries by email, please use this email address:
The definitive rules which control the validity of submissions are those of Optimist International, which you will find on your application form at http://www.optimist.org/Forms/Essay_RULES_PAD-E_16-17.pdf.
The Board of Directors of Optimist Club of Fort Worth has noted the good response from Fort Worth area schools this year, and has determined that scholarship awards for essay winners at our local club level will be made for winning entries in the amounts of $1000 for first place, $750 for second place, and $500 for third place. The first place winner at the local level will be eligible for district competition, where a solo additional first place scholarship award shall be conferred by Optimist International, in the amount of $2500.
You may also submit by regular mail to Optimist Club of Fort Worth, Essay Contest, P.O. Box 101163, Fort Worth, TX 76185.