27 March 2014|
2014 High School Essay Contest
The US Taxpayers Party of Michigan invites
all 9th-12th grade students in Michigan
to submit their essay on the topic:
"Why is it important to have other choices
besides Republicans and Democrats
for which to vote?"
- $250 Grand prize. Special recognition & $25 also given to Runners Up.
- Winner will be invited to present his/her essay at the USTPM State Convention, to be held in the Lansing, MI area on June 28, 2014.
- Entries must be submitted anonymously, that is, sent as an attachment to an email message, without any identifying features of the author in the essay.
- The email message should contain the student's name, age, grade, school, and additional contact information such as telephone number and address.
- Essays will be judged on concise content, correct grammar & spelling, and skills of persuasion.
- Maximum length of the essay is 900 words.
- Students are encouraged to review and become familiar with the Party Platform, which is found on this website (www.USTPM.org).