The Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation (LCTHF) is pleased to announce an Essay Contest on: “The Significance of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (Corps of Discovery) in Western Montana” for high school students in the Missoula area. Cash prizes of $300 for First Place, $200 for Second Place, and $100 for Third Place will be awarded. All entrants will receive a one-year student membership in the LCTHF (a $30 value).
The contestant must be an enrolled high school student in a Missoula public school, Loyola-Sacred Heart High School, Valley Christian High School, Frenchtown High School, Seeley-Swan High School, or an accredited home-school high school program.
All essays will be judged by representatives of the LCTHF and the winners will be announced on Monday, May 4, 2020. All essays become the sole property of the LCTHF and cannot be used without the permission of the LCTHF. This contest is sponsored by Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation (www.lewisandclark.org) and supported by a grant from Dr. Philip and Sandy Barney.