CLINTON FOUNDATION "IDEAS MATTER" ESSAY CONTEST
The Clinton Foundation focuses on creating economic opportunity, improving public health, and inspiring civic engagement and service. Arkansas students in 11th or 12th grades are invited to write a 1,500 word (minimum) essay exploring one of these three focus areas. Students are asked to define a challenge, propose an idea to alleviate the challenge, and develop a strategy for putting that idea into action. The top three students will be recognized, and the student with the winning essay will be awarded a $2,500 college scholarship.
• Arkansas High School Junior or Senior