Youth Peace Contests

Maryland Peace Action is pleased to announce two opportunities for young people throughout the state to compete for prizes through writing and video. Here area the contests:

Peace Action Montgomery is seeking young (age 15-23) creative activists to help us better showcase peace-related concerns and activist tools. There is both a video and a writing contest. Enter one or both. The grand prize is $500, and submission deadline is Aug. 30. Click here for all the details.

Anne Arundel Peace Action is sponsoring a statewide writing contest for middle school students in 7th or 8th grade throughout Maryland, with a first prize of $350. The deadline is May 31, 2021. Click here for more information.