(February 6, 2014) The City of Hartford, Marketing, Events & Cultural Affairs Division (MECA) announces the 2nd Annual “Creative Youth Essay Award,” which supports creative energy among city youth by encouraging Hartford students Grades 7-12 to submit original essays exploring art, culture, and their impact in the community.
Participants will submit a one-page essay elaborating on the following questions:
Entries will be evaluated on the basis of content and creativity. Please note that each of the above questions must be answered.
Categories and Awards:
Please contact Andres Chaparro. Interested applicants may request an application to be emailed or mailed.
c/o Andres Chaparro
City of Hartford
Department of Development Services, MECA Division
250 Constitution Plaza– 4th floor
Hartford, CT 06103
MECA will hold a reception for the winners on Friday, April 25, 2014, at Hartford City Hall, 550 Main St. Pizza and refreshments will be served, and all participants and family members are invited to attend.
For Immediate Release: February 6, 2014
Contact: Andres Chaparro