The top essay from each grade will be scored by the Council Chairman and submitted to the Chapter Chairman for Group A Group A will advance only to the Chapter level Group B The essay will be words, typed and double-spaced. Style — Does the essay show creativity, imagination and development of the topic in a compelling style?
Creativity and imagination in the development of the topic and use of proper vocabularyUp to 30 points. The State Council will advance the top essay in each grade level to Supreme.
At this time the date, place and means of recognizing winners should be determined. Essays should be submitted to judges by October Essays will be judged on a point scoring system: Up to 20 points Content: Content — How clearly is the theme presented?
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Councils, assemblies and circles contact schools to secure cooperation.
Judges review essays for council level. The Chapter will submit the best essay from each grade to the State Chairman.
Essays due to the Supreme Council for international judging by April Clear and logical presentation of themeUp to 30 points Grammar: The official responsible for the contest is the grand knight of the sponsoring council, or faithful navigator of the sponsoring assembly.
Judging Judges will be selected by the sponsoring Knights of Columbus council, assembly or circle. It is also recommended that a special certificate or plaque be given to the school of the champion of each division. All entries become the property of the Knights of Columbus and will not be returned.
Organization, sentence construction,punctuation and correct spellingUp to 20 points Style: They will be more aware of the ideals on which our Order was founded, and they should be willing to participate.Catholic Citizenship Essay Contest.
The Order encourages all councils and assemblies to sponsor the Knights of Columbus Essay Contest at schools in their communities.
The essay contest is a creative way to encourage young people to become citizens who are firmly grounded in the Faith. RULES AND REGULATIONS TOPICS/CATEGORIES Entries in the Knights of Columbus Substance Abuse Awareness Poster Contest must fall under one of these topics: Alcohol Awareness and Abuse or Drug Awareness and Abuse.
Each poster must contain a slogan reflecting either of the topics and an original visual image. Essay Contest. There will be two essay competitions this year.
One is the Supreme Competition and another is at the Council/Chapter level. The students and their parents become aware of the Knights and their role and involvement in today’s society. Essay Rules Group A. The essay must be words, typed and double-spaced. Hand. Knights of Columbus Catholic Essay Contest Student Guidelines Eligibility: The Catholic Essay Contest is open to all eighth through twelfth grade Catholic.
Official Rules. Theme and Topic. The theme of the Knights of Columbus Essay Contest is: "The Importance of Religious Freedom." Guidelines. Essays must reflect the assigned theme and topic, and be submitted by the published deadline, December 11, The Knights of Columbus Essay Contest is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.
The official responsible for the contest is the grand knight of the sponsoring council, or faithful navigator of the sponsoring assembly.Download