Writing Contest for Middle School Students

Writing Contest for Middle School students – Are you inspired by  
someone with a chronic condition? Tell us your story.

CONCORD – In an effort to raise awareness about the young people with  
chronic health conditions, the Council for Youths with Chronic  
Conditions, is hosting a New Hampshire youths with special health care  
needs essay contest.  New Hampshire’s middle school students are  
invited to participate in an essay contest.
Rules and Prizes
• To participate, students in grades six through eight can write an  
essay, no longer than 500 words, describing how someone with a chronic  
health condition has inspired them.
•Then, submit the essay along with the child’s age, city, state, and a  
parent or guardian’s preferred method of contact to Social Security  
Disability Help by December 1, 2014. The essays can be submitted by  
email to jeff@nhcycc.org
•Three winners will be awarded $150.
• The winning essays will be posted on the council’s web site.
For more information, contact the CYCC at  jeff@nhcycc.org or 603-319-4785 ..

Jeff Woodburn, Executive Director
Council for Youths with
  Chronic  Conditions
Walker Building, Suite 22, 21 Fruit Street, Concord, NH 03301
603. 271-7045/ Mobile phone  603.259.6878