Enter the 2013 Contest
Children’s Essay contest
All children ages 12 and younger may take part in the contest. They may use their own rose-related theme or choose one of the following:
- Why the Rose is America’s National Flower
- Why Roses Are the Symbol of Love,Friendship,Beauty and Peace
- Why I Love Roses
- Why My Parents or Grandparents Love Roses
- A fictional story about roses.
Entries may be accompanied by a drawing or painting. Essays should be no more than 400 words. The deadline for submitting entries is June 30,2013. Entries must be accompanied by a separate page containing the following information:child’s name,age,school grade,parent’s name,address and parent’s phone number or e-mail address for notification of winners. This information must be included on a separate sheet of paper,not on the essay.
Mail entries to:American Rose Society • Children’s Essay Contest • P.O. Box 30,000 • Shreveport,LA 71130.