Closing date 7 November 2021
For Australian students, Years 5–12.
The Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project has held a similar contest for students in the US for the past 14 years, and are now expanding the program to Australia, Canada and the UK.
The brief: Choose from one of two topics based on the book Chung Hyo Ye, which can be downloaded for free here: https://tinyurl.com/2njefj5w.
Categories: Junior (Years 5–8) and Senior (Years 9–12).
Prize details: There will be three winners in each section: 1st prize ($500), 2nd prize ($200), 3rd prize ($100). Honourable mentions ($50) may also be awarded at the panel’s discretion.
Project website: For more information about KSCPP, and to view past essay contests entries, please visit www.kscpp.net.
- Download the full contest details (PDF 500K).
The KSCPP group is a non-profit working to raise awareness of Korean history and culture, particularly among the youth who will inherit an increasingly integrated cultural landscape.