A $500 scholarship will be awarded for the winning essay.
Eligible entrants are high school seniors currently enrolled in Mount Dora High School, Tavares High School or Eustis High School graduating in May 2010 and slated for college attendance in the summer or fall of 2010.
The format for the contest is an essay of 600 words minimum and 650 words maximum. Three Finalists will be selected: One from Mount Dora High School, Tavares High School and Eustis High School. The Overall Winner will be chosen from among the three Finalists and will receive the $500 Brian Arnold Memorial Scholarship.
Check the web site for Writers One Flight Up (www.writersoneflightup.com), click on the Pulse Magazine bar for topics, rules and how to submit your essay electronically.
The deadline for entries is midnight, Sunday March 7th, 2010.