Deadline for 2017:
December 15, 2016, no later than 2:30 pm. Deadline extended!
The Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Coalition of Oklahoma City established an Essay and Poster Contest in 2016 for elementary, middle, and high school students with prizes that will be awarded in conjunction with the 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday in January 2017. The theme for 2017’s event is “A Time for Change Is Now.”
For each type of submission, first and second place prizes of $100 and $50 respectively are presented to the winners. All decisions will be made by the contest review board.
Submissions should should be about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The letter below, which describes the prizes and deadline for submissions, was sent to school administrators. Download a copy of the letter here.