# Essay Competition for Teens - August 2012

Submitted by admin on 2 July 2012 - 12:36am

Essay Competition for Teens - August 2012

Encouraging the spirit of giving, PSRC welcomes entries for its Essay Competition 2012 on PSR (personal social responsibility) from teens across the globe.

Please send in a brief essay on any of the following topics, not exceeding 300 words:

• The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. ~ Gandhi

• We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. ~ Churchill

• It's not that successful people are givers; it is that givers are successful people. ~ Thor

• Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. ~ John Wooden

• No man stands so straight as when he stoops to help a boy. ~ Knights of Pythagoras

Prizes

Top three entries will receive cash prizes of $500 each and certificates. Next best 20 entries will receive “Certificates of Merit” and showcased on the website aeiou-inc.com Deadline: Last date for submission of essay - August 31st, 2012 Announcement of winners - September 30th, 2012 Rules and Regulations • This competition is open to all teens (those born between June 1, 1991 and May 31, 2000) • All entries must be written in English • No more than one entry will be accepted from each teenager • The essay should be original (do not plagiarize) • AEIOU reserves the right to publish the essays once submitted for this competition Evaluation Criteria Based on Originality, Clarity, Practicality & Scalability; a tip: do not wait for the deadline; early submission gives you an opportunity to get feedback to improve your essay! Submission Please include a cover page with the details: First Name, Last Name, Date of Birth, Sex (M/F), Email Address, Contact Address, Phone Number, Current Grade/Class, School name, Name and email id of the school teacher or Principal. Contact Us For more information, email Hazel at " hazel@aeiou-inc.com ". This information is taken from the AEIOU website. Fivestar guest (not verified) 18 July 2012 - 8:33am ### Information Hello! I was wondering if this contest is open to students worldwide or not? admin 18 July 2012 - 9:27am In reply to by guest (not verified) ### Re: information on essay competition Hello, Yes, it is open to teens around the globe. guest (not verified) 25 July 2012 - 10:36am ### Hi where do you have to send Hi where do you have to send in your entry to? ### Re: where to send entries Hello, I suggest you contact hazel@aeiou-inc.com I am sure you can get more information about the submission process. guest (not verified) 26 July 2012 - 1:35pm ### Prize What currency is the$500 prize in ?

admin 28 July 2012 - 11:26am

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### Re: Prize

Hello,

I am not sure what is the currency of the prize money. I suggest you email the organization and ask them, they will know for sure.

guest (not verified) 8 August 2012 - 12:03pm

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### Wondering the same thing

Wondering the same thing too....

guest (not verified) 6 August 2012 - 1:52pm

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do you read and/or reply to emails?

guest (not verified) 19 August 2012 - 3:40pm

### Where to send it

Hi! I am interested in entering but i sent an e-mail to the posted e-mail address but i Got no reply. Please inform me as to where it should be submitted or mailed. Thanks

admin 19 August 2012 - 6:18pm

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### Re: where to send it

Hi,

How long ago did you send your email? If it has been over a week, I suggest you use this contact email: chris@aeiou-inc.com