Essay Contest 2019-2020

The High School Essay Contest, is to be held each year in conjunction with Achievement Week. This is a Mandated Program of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Interested high school students must submit an essay between 700 and 750 words in length. The theme for this year was “The U.S. Census projects that the United States will become a majority-minority country by the year 2045. How can we combat, prevent and/pr reduce prejudice, discrimination and violence in a new, more diverse America?”

The contest closed:  October 18, 2019.

The following attachment provides the application and guidelines used.

2019 Contest Winners

2018 Contest Winner