Essay Contest

George Washington, our nation’s first president, had a profound and enduring relationship with the city of Alexandria, Virginia. Now, 7th and 8th-grade students at any Alexandria public or private school are invited to submit essays on the topic of George Washington's Involvement with Alexandria, Virginia. The winner will receive a $500 prize.

To be eligible for consideration, essays must be submitted to us by January 31, 2024, and adhere to the official guidelines and submission instructions.

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