Please note that the deadline for submissions is November 4, 2009 for this contest.
Arizona State University will sponsor its 25th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration in January, 2010. A highlight of our breakfast celebration is the recognition and awards ceremony for Arizona K-12 students who are contest winners; entries will be selected on the basis of best depiction of this year's MLK Celebration theme:
Beyond the Dream: Picture Your Potential
Download a copy of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 1963, "I Have a Dream" speech (PDF Format)
which can be shared with your staff and students. The ideals expressed in the speech are cross-curricular and can be integrated into many of your ongoing teaching/learning opportunities. Students should be encouraged to read the speech before responding to the theme “Beyond the Dream: Picture Your Potential”.
- Essay/Poetry - Individual student entries
- Poster/Bookmark - Individual student entries
Awards and Prizes
Savings Bonds ($150, $100, or $75) for Essay/Poetry and Poster/Bookmark Awards
Entry Forms & Documents
Entry Deadline: November 4, 2009
We would appreciate your sharing this material with your staff and colleagues and look forward to receiving student entries representing your school. Thanks, once again, for your active involvement in a campus tradition - the Annual MLK Celebration at Arizona State University.