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New England Disability Awareness Essay Contest

By October 16, 2012

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Introducing an essay contest for kids in grades 2-6 with great prizes! Submission deadline for this contest is October 31, 2012.

The following are the rules for this contest:

  • To participate, students in grades two through six can write an essay, no longer than 500 words, describing how someone with a disability has inspired them.
  • Then, submit the essay along with the child's age, city, state, and a parent or guardian's preferred method of contact to Social Security Disability Help by October, 31st, 2012. The essays can be submitted here (http://www.socialsecurity-disability.org/new-england-disability-awareness-essay-contest).
  • Five winners will earn the chance to donate $250.00 to the charity of their choosing as well as a $25.00 gift card to Barnes and Noble.
  • Five runners up will be selected to receive a $25.00 gift card to Barnes and Noble and finally, five third place winners will each receive a $15.00 gift card to Barnes and Noble.
  • The winning essays will be posted on the Social Security Disability Help Blog.

To learn more about the contest or if you have any questions please contact mac@socialsecurity-disability.org.

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