N.H. Student Pro-Life Essay Contest Underway

I’m pleased to share this announcement from the New Hampshire Knights of Columbus.

Respect Life Essay Contest


The NH Knights of Columbus is once again sponsoring a Student Respect Life Essay contest. The contest is open to any Junior High School (grades 6,7,8) and Senior High School (grades 9,10,11,12) student in New Hampshire. The NH Knights of Columbus will make up to six cash awards of $100.

The theme: ”How would you respond to claims that Pro-Life denies a woman’s ‘choice’?”

DEADLINE: Midnight, December 15, 2017

RULES: Essays may not be longer than 500 words; typed, and submitted as a PDF or Word Document via email to matu19@comcast.net. Include student name, age, grade, school, parent name and address, phone, parish and email.  Students may obtain help & information, including from parents, teachers, friends, and internet but the essay itself must be their own work.

Further contest details may be obtained from KofC NH contest chairman John P. Matuszewski (603-434-4098) or KofC NH State Pro-Life Chairman Ron Distasio (603-595-7837).

Editor’s Note: As long as we’re looking at opportunities for students, check out the 40 Days for Life app, available on the iTunes App Store and Google Play. Within the app is information about the $4040 College Scholarship available from 40 Days of Life. Full-time graduate or undergraduate students who are involved in the pro-life movement are eligible to receive the scholarship. Application deadline is December 15, 2017.