Nov 22
Educational Programming at the Clinton Center

Ideas Matter Essay Contest

Entries due November 22, 2013

Arkansas students in eleventh and twelfth grades are invited to write a 500-word (minimum) essay on the prompt: "In today's interdependent world, we have many challenges. The Clinton Foundation works to improve global health, strengthen economies, promote health and wellness, and protect the environment by fostering partnerships among governments, businesses, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), and private citizens to turn good intentions into measurable results. Choose and define one of those topic areas and then propose your own ideas and solutions." The student with the winning essay will be awarded a $2,500 college scholarship. The essay must be postmarked by November 22, 2013.

Send entries to: Joyce Willis, Manager Educational Programs Clinton Foundation 1200 President Clinton Avenue Little Rock, Arkansas 72201

Photo: President Clinton pictured with runner up Stephen Sigman of Waldron High School; winner Madison Kate McGraw, a junior of Beebe High School; and runner up Troi Wilcox, a senior of Robinson High School in Little Rock.