American Creed Writing Contest

  • The contest is open to Idaho students in grades 10-12
  • Before writing your essay, please watch the 10-minute video from the American Creed film (above).
  • Your essay should address the topic of civility during times of disagreement or intense polarization.
  • The essay must be between 750 and 1000 words in length.
  • Winners will receive a Visa gift card valued at $150 for 1st prize, $75 for 2nd prize and $25 for 3rd prize.
  • Deadline for submissions is 11:59 p.m. on March 20, 2018. Winners will be announced on or before April 10, 2018.
  • Use this Google Form to submit your entry

American Creed was co-produced by Citizen Film and WTTW - Chicago PBS with major support from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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