The LifeFirst essay competition hosts two divisions – junior high and senior high. Each year, the contest sparks conversations between parents and their students about the value of all lives.
2020 Essay Topic: Why are you pro-life?
Students living in Harris, Montgomery, Fort Bend, Grimes, Walker, Liberty, Waller, San Jacinto, Brazoria, Galveston, Lavaca, or Austin county are eligible to compete. Grades 7-9 may participate in the junior high division. Students in grades 10-12 compete in the senior high division. Essays should be 300-500 words and will be judged on originality, content and accuracy.
Senior High: 1st place-$300 2nd place-$250 3rd place-$200
Junior High: 1st place-$200 2nd place-$150 3rd place-$100
LifeFirst also funds classroom parties for schools, youth groups and sunday school classes who participate as a class project.