Student Essay Contest
Write the winning essay! Receive recognition. Win fabulous prizes.
19th Annual Student Contest
- Top prize winners will each receive a monetary award AND a laptop computer!
- One special prize of $500 will be awarded in memory of Jack and Carolyn Winer for the best overall essay!
All students, public, private, parochial and home school, in grades 4, 8, & 10, who attend a school served by the San Diego Public Library system.
- 19th Annual Contest Submissions are being taken until 3:00 p.m., Friday, December 18, 2015.
- Four Grand Prize Winners at each level will be announced during a ceremony on April 28, 2016 at the Balboa Park Club.
Past Contest Winners
18thStudent Essay Contest
17thStudent Essay Contest
16thStudent Essay Contest
Contact Wendy Gay, firstname.lastname@example.org or 619-697-2024.
- Friends of the San Diego Public Library
- San Diego Public Library
- San Diego Unified School District Library Media Teachers
- KPBS (One Book, One San Diego)
- Computers 2 SD Kids (C2SDK)