Multimedia Contest for students in grades 9-12 - Three grade groups - with a cash prize in each grade group.
Explain or illustrate the uniquely American design of the three branches of the federal government under Articles 1, 2 and 3 of the U.S. Constitution with an emphasis on the limitations provided by the separation of powers.
I believe this is worthy of all the publicity it can possibly get.
A chance for students to learn more about our Constitution and how the Three Branches of Government should work.
Grade-appropriate entry forms have been distributed to public and private schools. A winning entry could be an asset on a student's application for further education.
More information is available at here at LWVPT.org
Here is Part of the Application for High School Students:
Liberty Under Law: Separate Branches, Balanced Powers
Law Day: May 1, 2006
Multimedia Contest for students in grades 9-12.
Explain or illustrate the uniquely American design of the
three branches of the federal government under Articles 1, 2 and 3 of the U.S. Constitution with an emphasis on the limitations provided by the separation of powers.
This contest is open to all students in Guilford County. Student may choose any medium.
A Cash prize will be awarded to the top entry in each grade group.
The prize winning entry and honorable mention entries will be displayed at the Law Day panel discussion at the Greensboro Historical Museum on May 1.
Entries will be judged by the Young Lawyers’ Division of the Greensboro Bar Association. Decisions of the judges are final.
Sponsored by the Greensboro Bar Association, League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad, NC Court Watch, YWCA of Greensboro, AAUW, Greensboro Public Library. Contest is supported (in part) by a grant from the Program on Constitutional and Legal Policy of the Open Society Institute.
Remind your favorite student about this contest. Thank you.