Florida Agricultural History & Creativity Award

Florida Agricultural History & Creativity Award


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Description: Florida’s 12th Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services is pleased to announce the second annual Agriculture History & Creativity Award Essay Contest. This contest is open to all contestants attending any Florida school in grades 4-12. The competition will consist of three topic categories, one for each grade level. Nine winners will be selected: three elementary school contestants (grades 4-5), three middle school contestants (grades 6-8), and three high school contestants (grades 9-12), will be selected from each topic category.

Eligibility: Contestants must be Florida residents and attend school in Florida in their respective grade level category. Each contestant shall enter only one essay, written in English, double-spaced, Times New Roman 12-point font, no longer than 500 words.

Entry Dates: Entries shall be submitted electronically All entries must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, February 26, 2021. Entries submitted electronically will receive email confirmation.

For more information, visit: fdacs.gov/essay/diversity