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Rotary District 7610 includes 58 clubs and over 1,960 members in North and Central Virginia


Youth Essay Contest

Dates for 2024-25 Contest to be Announced


  • 1st Prize = $750
  • 2nd Prize = $500
  • 3rd Prize = $250


  • Each Rotary Club may enter one essay.
  • Entries must be received on or before (April 3, 2024).
  • Each entry should be submitted as one file with a cover page/entry form signed by the sponsoring Rotary Club President.
  • Essay contest entries will be judged by the District Essay Contest Judging Panel.
  • First, Second, and Third place winners will be announced April 13, 2024.
  • The sponsoring Rotary Club will cover the cost of the student’s participation, coordinate the student’s attendance, and attend with their student at the District Interact Summit April 20, 2024.

Please see the forms and guidelines for contest posted to the right of this webpage.

Submit entries as one file (entry form and essay) by April 3, 2024 via email to:
Holly Graf, Youth Contest Chair
email: holly.graf@verizon.net
Phone: 757-846-1859


Congratulations to the
2023-24 Essay Contest Winners

1st Place  Annika Seth, RC of Falls Church

2nd Place  David Uddin, RC of Sterling

3rdPlace  Amber Plaia, RC of Rappahannock

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