This week is National Fire Prevention Week (October 2-8, 2011). Here are two fabulous opportunities to use your writing skills to teach awareness and richly reward yourself! 🙂 Click on the hyperlinks for more information.
Statewide Fire Safety Essay Contest – “Protect Your Family From Fire” Grades 6 through 12 First place prize – $100.00 U. S. Savings Bond and other prizes.
Georgia Fire Sprinkler Association Essay Contest – “Is the value of fire sprinklers truly understood by the general public, the media and homebuilders? If not, why does this life-saving device continue to get little to no exposure, and how would you change this? If yes, how would you continue to put forth a positive message?”
12th graders (high school seniors, class of 2012) Scholarships in the amounts of $1,500 – 1st place; $1,000 – 2nd place; $750 – 3rd place. Note:Details for this essay may be obtained atwww.georgiafiresprinkler.org