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"The Courage, Character, and Conscience of MLK"

Essay Contest for Buford Middle School Students


Presented by the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs


Date:Friday, January 27, 2012
Location:Buford Middle School

Time:  TBA


The Office of Equal Opportunity Programs is sponsoring an essay contest for Buford Middle School 7th and 8th graders. Students will submit essays on one of two topics: 1) Their dreams for making the world a better place, or 2) A time that they or someone else demonstrated courage in the face of adversity. Prizes will be awarded to the top three essays in each category and the first place winners will also receive tickets to a U.Va. Men’s Basketball game.

Note: This contest is only for Buford Middle School students. An informational flyer can be found here.