Please note: Students are encouraged to write their essays in a word processing program that they can save, and then copy and paste their finished work into this form for submission by a parent or guardian.
Essays must be the original work of students residing in Minnesota who began fourth, fifth, or sixth grade in September of 2023. Essays should be about 125-300 words. Three winners will be chosen, and each winner will be awarded a $100 prize. The winning essays will also be published in the League’s publication, Minnesota Cities magazine. Please submit only one entry per child. This form can also be found in a PDF format at www.lmc.org/mayorforaday. By submitting this form, the student’s parent or guardian acknowledges they give consent to LMC to collect this data for the limited purpose of identifying and contacting a contest winner, and that this consent may be revoked at any time by contacting email@example.com.
Essays must be submitted via this form, emailed as a PDF attachment, or postmarked and mailed by Dec. 12, 2023.
Winners only will be notified via email in early January.