2018 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest

Cash Prizes for Winners of Essay & Video Competitions

High School Students:

The 2018 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest is an essay and video competition for high school students in the western U.S and Pacific Islands.  Entries accepted beginning February 1, 2018.  The theme of the contest is "The 14th Amendment - 150 Years After Ratification: What Does Equal Protection Mean to Students?"  For further information regarding the Civics Contest, please click the link here.

Teacher Awards:

The United States District Court for the District of Arizona and the Phoenix Chapter of the Federal Bar Association have announced plans to recognize teachers who encourage and support students entering the 2018 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest.  Teachers are strongly encouraged to nominate themselves and their colleagues, and to encourage their students to submit nominations for teachers. Please see below for the nomination form.

 AZ Teacher Awards Nominations Form

2018 Civics Contest Flyer