High School Essay Contest


The Churchill Society of New Orleans sponsors a yearly essay contest for the purpose of encouraging young people to learn more about the great man, and thereby to absorb some of his wisdom, his courage, and his masterful use of the English language. 

The 2020-2021 High-School Essay Contest is over.  We received15 essays, from students at 5 different schools.  The Prizewinners were the following:

First Prize – Samuel Chang of Don Bosco Preparatory High School , Fort Lee, New Jersey
First Prize – Elizabeth Northup, International High School and New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts
Second Prize – Rachel Guan of Haynes Academy
Second Prize – Alexis Steckler of St. Martin’s Episcopal School
Third Prize – Dimitri Rice of St. Martin’s Episcopal School.

The 2021-2022 Essay Contest will be announced in the fall.

Please address any questions about the contest to tmartin242526@gmail.com