Essays must reflect the assigned theme and be the student’s original work.
Your response should conform to the following guidelines:
Essay should be a minimum of 500 words and a maximum of 750 words
Font: 12 pt., Arial
Spacing: 1.5 lines
Please attached your essay in Word (DOC) or PDF format
All entries become the property of the Knights of Columbus and will not be returned.
All Essays and Completed Applications MUST Be submitted by:
Sunday, November 6, 20201 at 6:30 PM
Judges (three or more) will be selected by the sponsoring Knights of Columbus council, assembly or circle. Council and/or assembly members, teachers, clergy, civil offcials and/or members of the community may serve as judges.
A 100-point scoring system will be used to determine the winner.
35 Points: Content — How thoroughly is the topic examined?
30 Points:Grammar — How well is the essay written with respect to sentence and paragraph construction?
35 Points:Style — Does the essay show creativity, imagination and development of the topic in a logical and compelling style?