The submission period for Illinois Valley Community College’s 2023 Paul Simon Student Essay Contest is open.
The student who best describes “how IVCC has changed my life” will win $300 and read their essay at the May 13 commencement.
All currently enrolled full- or part-time IVCC students are eligible. Essays must be 500 words or less and be submitted as an attachment to Community_Relations@ivcc.edu. Deadline is noon Friday, Feb. 24.
The winning essay will be entered into the Illinois Community College Trustees Association statewide contest. One submission will be chosen for a $500 award.
For information, contact Fran Brolley at 815-224-466 or email@example.com.