Essay Contest

The University of Cincinnati
Parents & Families Association and Dubois Bookstore
Annual Essay Contest

What: The Parents & Families Association & Dubois are pleased to offer an annual essay contest

When: Essays must be submitted via email on or before the contest deadline

Deadline: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by noon

Where: Submit essays to   

Who: Open to all students whose parent or family member have membership in the Parent & Family Association

How: Contest rules for eligibility:

·         Essay must be 500-600 words in length

·         Essay must have students name & M#

·         Essay must be submitted as a word document

Prompt: What does success look like to you?

Contest Prize: 10 Winners Selected: Top three essays will receive gift cards for $250, $200, $150, 7 additional winners will receive a gift card for $50.

Notification: Winners will be notified by Friday, December 8, 2017

Essays will be judged on the basis of a thorough and well-organized response. Winners name and photo will be posted on our website.

Best of luck to all participants!