2011 Topic: "How my Positive Outlook Benefits my Community "
Who: Youth under the age of 18 as of December 31 of the current school year (December 31, 2011) who have not yet graduated from high school or the equivalent.
How To Enter: Interested students must contact Leduc Black-Gold Optimists. They need to submit an essay on the pre-assigned topic. To find out a contact, please e-mail the Programs Department at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Why: Club winners advance to the District contest to compete for a $2,500 college scholarship. Students must contact Opt Wyn McAra with Leduc Black-Gold Optimists.