Submission Information

Essay submissions must be postmarked by March 1, 2009.

Four copies of the essay must be submitted by the sponsoring teacher along with one copy of the entry form. Click here to download entry form . (PDF file)

By submitting an essay to this contest, participants give permission to contest officials to publish winning or finalist entries.

Entries will not be returned to students after the competition.

Submit all entries to:  New York State Historical Association, c/o Statewide Programs, PO Box 800, Cooperstown, NY 13326

Questions? Please contact the Office of Statewide Programs at 607-547-1534 or


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