2019 FFAM Essay Contest:

The Friends of the Frontier Army Museum would like to invite the students grades 9-12 to participate in an essay contest sponsored by our organization for cash prizes. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to research and write about families of the frontier.


2019 Essay Topic: 

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Essay Contest Highlights:

  • Students in grades 9-12 who attend a schools close in proximity to Fort Leavenworth.
  • Submissions should be 1000-1500 words, double-spaced, with references
  • he contest will start February 1, 2019 with an entry deadline of April 1, 2019.
  • e can only accept hardcopy submissions and they must be received by April 1 with a postmark date of 31 March.
  • Winners receive a cash award!

Cash Awards

1st   Place winner will receive $1,000.00

2nd Place winner will receive $500.00

3rd  Place winner will receive $250.00


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