- Click on the student’s name to read their essay.
- Read the entire collection of 2014 winning essays here.
- See video of the winning moment here.
HONORABLE MENTIONS ($500 cash prize)
Janessa Brickman, Holy Name High School – 12th grade
Randall Gregory, Beaumont School – 12th grade
Jessica Hartig, Solon High School – 11th grade
Madison Jackson, Solon High School – 11th grade
Anjali Mansinghani, Walsh Jesuit High School – 12th grade
Brandon McGhee, Charles F. Brush High School – 12th grade
Andrew Poll, Shaker Heights High School – 12th grade
6 – 10th grade 1st Place Winners ($300 cash prize)
1st Place: Carly Conrad, Copley-Fairlawn Middle School
2nd Place: Rebecca Oet, Orchard Middle School
3rd Place: Jill Klika, Miller South School for the Visual and Performing Arts