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MLK 2015

Antioch 2015 | 7th Annual FREE EVENT

2015 Scholarship Theme: 
United We Fulfill the Dream

Submissions must tell the story about how you feel you can make a difference if you embody the 2015 theme of United We Fulfill the Dream or how you already incorporate the theme in your life today. 


The 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Program is open to middle and high school students who reside in the Antioch Unified School District (AUSD) boundaries. The submission topic is  United We Fulfill the Dream" and judges will be looking for work that best represents Dr. King's vision and incorporates the 2015 theme.  

Application deadline is January 5th. Submissions may be written or visual.  

IMPORTANT: To ensure a valid submission, you must follow the submission guidelines below the prize table.

Scholarship Award Levels & Amounts

1st

2nd

3rd

High School
(1 scholarship each for written or visual - up to 6 awards total)

$200

$100

$75

Middle School
(1 scholarship for written or visual - up to 3 awards total)

$100

$75

$50

Written may be a poem or essay, short story, etc. Visual entries may be a story told through video, photographs, music, drawings, paintings, collages, etc., must incorporate 2015 Theme

Submission Requirements

  1. Visual electronic media needs to submitted on a CD or DVD and 3-D art (posters, drawings, paintings, collages, etc) must have Student Name / School /  Grade / Contact Information on the back of the visual and submitted at the AUSD District Office located at 510 G Street, downtown Antioch.  Label submission envelope/package with MLK Scholarship and your name/school. The school district office is closed December 24th to January 2nd and submissions may be placed in the door mail slot. 
  2. Written Submissions must have Student Name / School / Grade / Contact on the top of the electronic document or included in the Email message. Paper submissions may be submitted at the AUSD District Office located at 510 G Street, downtown Antioch or by email to Diane@Art4Antioch.org. The school district office is closed December 24th to January 2nd and submissions may be placed in the door mail slot. 

The MLK Scholarship Program is to open middle and high school students who reside in the Antioch Unified School District (AUSD) boundaries. Application deadline is MONDAY JANUARY 5TH, 2015, 4 PM. Applications and submissions must be received by that date. No late submissions accepted.   IMPORTANT: Include student information required in #1 & #2 above. Remember, if we can't reach you if your submission is chosen, you won't receive a scholarship prize. The prize will go to the next entry.

Late submissions will not be reviewed, and all submissions become the property of the MLK Scholarship Committee and will not be returned. For questions regarding the scholarship, please contact
Diane@Art4antioch or Diane Gibson-Gray at (925) 325-9897.


 

    

      

 

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