Lions District 201C1 South Australia

Australia, Papua New Guinea & Norfolk Island

Lions International Essay Contest

Lions International Essay Contest “A Celebration of Peace”

The Essay Contest is for visually impaired young people. Why not approach schools now and ask if there are any students that could take part in this competition?

Lions clubs around the world are encouraged to sponsor students in the Lions International Essay Contest. This contest was created to offer an opportunity to visually impaired young people to express their feelings of peace. The theme of the 2015-16 Lions International Essay Contest is "A Celebration of Peace" Students who are visually impaired and who are ages 11, 12 or 13 on November 15 2016 , are eligible to participate.

Work with your fellow Lions, local schools and area families to identify young people who are interested in participating and who could benefit from this program. There is only one grand prize. The winning Essay will receive an Award plus US$5,000.00

Essay Contest Guidelines

Essays are to be no longer than 500 words in length, submitted in English, type-written in black ink and double-spaced. Each essay is to be submitted with a completed entry form, through your local Lions Club. Read the complete rules and entry form available in the link below.

Essay Contest Rules and Entry Form

For further information,  contact Carol Kennedy 08 8271 7740 or 0401 060627 cken01@bigpond.com