NEW DATES HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED FOR THE ESSAY CONTEST IN RESPONSE TO SCHOOL CLOSURES. NEW DATES ARE:
5/1/20: Submit your essay and application to your school’s DFCA coordinator by midnight on 5/1/20. Hard copy or electronic submissions are acceptable. LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Essays must be 1-page, typed, single-spaced, 1-inch margins, Arial font size no bigger than 12. The DFCA member’s grade, school, and name must be at the top of the essay answer. If you cannot email your coordinator, feel free to mail them to DFCA and we will be sure your coordinator receives it right away: Drug Free Clubs of America, 10361 Spartan Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45215
5/15/20: Qualifying essays will be read and judged by the school. Each school submits their top entry as their chapter’s “Semi-Finalist” to DFCA’s central office electronically by midnight on 5/15/20. DFCA hides the member’s school and name (grade remains) & distributes them to judges.
6/1/20: Top 10 Finalists will be announced! (All finalists will receive one of the awards described above)
6/15/20: Winners will be announced on or before 6/1/20.