Here is a great essay contest for you to work on over the Holiday break. This contest is open to students (girls and boys) in grades 3-12.
Essay Topic: Tell us how you would protect the environment and the safety, health, and well being of the public as a responsible engineer.
Essay length: Essays must be 1000 to 1500 words.
Award: $500 for first prize winners in each grade category.
Deadline: February 1, 2016
Visit this link to enter the contest and read all of the rules and requirements.