$100,000 ESSAY CONTEST

for Northeast Ohio 6-12th Graders

You have the power to make a positive difference in the world.

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Stop the Hate® Youth Speak Out celebrates students committed to creating a more accepting, inclusive society. By reflecting on real-life situations and detailing ways to make a positive difference in the world, this next generation of leaders can win big.

Stop the Hate®

Ellie GutierrezEntries are accepted beginning Sept. 12, 2018.

Entries must be received electronically, by mail or hand-delivered by 11:59pm on the following dates. Late entries will not be accepted:

Grade 6-10: Wed, January 9, 2019
Grade 11-12: Wed, January 16, 2019

To enter electronically:

Electronic entry is STRONGLY preferred.
Click the “Official Entry Form” button above to prepare your official entry form and upload your finished essay.

To enter by mail/delivery:

  • Electronic entry is preferred
  • If students have limited Internet access, entries may be hand-delivered or mailed
  • See complete contest rules above for mail-in entry form
  • Send entry and completed entry form to:

Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage – Stop the Hate
2929 Richmond Road 
Beachwood, Ohio 44122

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