Contest Overview
Judging Criteria
Contest Rules


Contestants are to choose one of the following topics for their essay:

1. Combating racial injustice in the age of social media

2. What does Islam teach us about racial discrimination?

3. The impact of racism on the well-being of a community

4. Combating racial injustice in the schools

5. Combating racism while maintaining diverse cultural identities

Important Dates

Contest start date: Feb 1st 2023
Essay Submission Deadline: Feb 15th 2023 11:59pm.
Participants: Open to all New Jersey High School Students in 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade.

Prizes for each grade level

1st Prize – A Samsung or Apple tablet
2nd Prize – $200 gift card
3rd Prize – $100 gift card

(Note – Grades 9th and 10th are Level-1, Grades 10th and 11th are Level-2)

Submitting your Essay

Submit Essay Here

Winners will be announced on Monday Feb 27th 2023