|The national Federal Bar Association is sponsoring a civics essay contest for middle school and high school students. Winners receive a cash prize and a trip to Washington, D.C. In a separate contest, students can also nominate their teacher for an Excellence in Civics Education Award. Full details are available HERE. Note that the deadline to apply is January 23, 2017.
The Oregon Chapter of the FBA is spreading the word about these contests and hopes that Oregon students will apply. Please share these contests with any students or teachers who may be interested.