Optimist International Essay Contest Seeking Submissions

The local Optimist International Club is seeking essay submissions for it’s annual essay contest now through Feb. 12. As part of the competition, students will be required to write a 700 to 800 word essay about theĀ about this year’s essay topic: “Can Society Function Without Respect?” The contest is open to students under the age of 18, as of Oct. 1.

For a complete list of contest rules, view the application form below.

2017-18 Optimist International Essay Contest Application

Completed applications can be sent to:

Warren Noland

2900 Nieve Lane

Las Cruces, NM 88005

(575) 527-1367



-LCPS Communications Coordinator Paul Dahlgren, pdahlgren@lcps.net (575) 527-5808