Essay Format must meet the following requirements:
Maps, drawings, pictures, and graphics should not be
Typed in 12 pt. or 14 pt. Times New Roman or Arial (font).
Double spaced with a bibliography listing all references used.
Essays must have a title and stay on the topic. They will be judged on
the correct use of grammar, spelling, punctuation, and originality.
Word count cannot be less than or exceed category range.
student who has previously won an Award is ineligible for entry into
this year’s contest unless they have moved from Category I to Category
Certificate of participation will be given to all students who enter and
meet the contest criteria. Winners will be notified in writing and via
must be taken to the Capital Area District Library – Main Library in
Downtown Lansing or any CADL branch location April 7 – May 17, 2014.
received after May 18, 2014 will not be eligible and will not be
Award program will be held June 7, 2014 at CADL-
firstname.lastname@example.org 517 272-9964
Ms. Debra Plummer,
Mr. Milton Alston.
entries become the property of the Lansing Juneteenth Committee and will
not be returned.