We received news this morning that the Gilder Lehrman Institute (GLI) is co-sponsoring a Civil War Essay Contest with the Civil War Round Table of New York.
The contest is open to the GLI's Affiliate Schools and students in grades 6-12.
"Students examine the nation’s most divisive conflict through letters, speeches, songs, photographs, newspapers, military orders, and other documents, conducting research with primary as well as secondary sources."
Hawaii members of the Affiliate Schools Program are:
Further contest details can be found here. The deadline for submissions is January 30, 2015.