Student Art & Essay Contest 2019

LAKE UNION CONFERENCE: PARL DEPARTMENT
STUDENT ART & ESSAY CONTEST
"JESUS AND HUMAN RIGHTS TODAY"






Contest Details:
Deadline Extended: May 6, 2019
Study Matthew 5-7, the Sermon on the Mount, and today's religious freedom, civil rights, and social concerns.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUBMISSION K-12

We are excited your school decided to participate in the Student Art & Essay Contest “Jesus and Human Rights Today”.

Schools should pick your local winners in the following categories K-5, 6-8, and High School and upload the winners in the online forms below.  Teachers, please note if you are uploading the winners for your students that the form grants parental consent (in the case of a minor), or their consent (in the case of a student 18+) for us to publish and/or display their artwork/essay.  Please make sure to obtain permission first. There is a parental permission slip for your ease of use here.



K-8
Create an art piece that fits on an 8.5 by 11 sheet of paper (drawing, painting, etc.) that captures the theme, "Jesus and Human Rights." 
Online form available here.

High School
Write an essay, double spaced, that is 800-1,000 words capturing the theme, "Jesus and Human Rights."
Online form available here.

College
Write an essay, double spaced, of 1200-1500 words capturing the theme, "Jesus and Human Rights.
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Online form available here.

Prizes
The Winner at each school in each category will receive a scholarship award and move onto the conference level. The conference level winner will also receive a scholarship award and move onto the Union level. The winners at the Union level in each category will receive an additional scholarship award and be invited to attend a PARL conference at Andrews University in October 2019, where they and their work will be acknowledged.

Possible Number of School level winners

School Level       1st Place Scholarship

Number of Conference level winners

Conference Level   1stPlace Scholarship

Number of Union level winners

Union Level         1st Place Scholarship

K-5 ART

71

$25.00

5

$100.00

1

$250.00

6-8 ART

71

$25.00

5

$100.00

1

$250.00

9 -12 ESSAY

24

$75.00

5

$100.00

1

$250.00

College ESSAY

2

1st - $350.00

Runner up  - $150

 



Requirements
  • Must be a current student within the Lake Union.
  • Fill out the form and submit electronically or by mail. ATTN: PARL DEPARTMENT, 8450 M139 BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI 49103 
  • Deadline is April 30, 2019


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Jesus and Politics w/ Nicholas Miller, JD, PhD & Marcella Myers, PhD from Herald on Vimeo.