Meridian Optimist Calendar of Events
Optimist Essay Contest
Friday, January 1, 2021 - Monday, February 8, 2021
The Meridian Optimist Club will judge the local students’ essays, based on the theme of “Reaching your Dreams by Choosing Optimism” and will determine the top local winners.
Deadline for essays to be turned into the Meridian Optimist Club is February 8, 2021.
The Meridian Optimist Club awards the first three places with cash awards.
First place receives $200
Second place receives $150 and
Third place receives $100.
In addition the Club-level winning Essay will be submitted to the District Level Contest for the opportunity of winning a $2,500 college scholarship.
Students wishing to participate in the essay contest can download an entry form here or contact the club chairman Mike Harris at 208-484-8529