A brief examination of a subject in prose usually expressing a personal view or interpretation of a subject or topic.
- Only one (1) notarized original essay written only by the contestant, with six (6) copies of the notarized original should be submitted on or before the specified deadline.
- The top of each page must include the contestant’s name, page number, and unit name and number.
- The essay must be typed and double-spaced; not to exceed twelve (12) pages.
- The contestant must be prepared to answer questions by the judges.
- General Merit (25 pts)
- Mechanics (25 pts)
- Overall Effect (50 pts)
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