Racial Justice Essay Contest

Atlanta Public Schools

Any student in 9th-12th grade, attending an Atlanta Public School is eligible to submit an essay until April 25, 2021.

Interested? Visit our Essay Contest Website for a complete overview, potential essay topics, eligibility and guidelines, and tips for students.

  1. Choose a historical event and theme of racial injustice
  2. Draft Your Essay
  3. Any questions? Need a second set of eyes? FCRC is here to help! Send any questions or your draft to fcrcessay@gmail.com and a volunteer will review your essay and share any grammatical/structural edits.
  4. Once you are ready to submit, complete the Contest Entry Form

Winners of the contest will receive prizes totaling at least $5,000!
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Not an APS Student?

FCRC is planning additional essay contests for more public high schools in Fulton County. Please check back here for more updates or join our mailing list to be the first to know!