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The Ohio University Southern Council on Diversity and Inclusion is pleased to announce our seventh annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest.

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MLK Essay Contest

Ohio University Southern invites area students to participate in the 2016 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest.

“Essay Theme: Read Dr. King's "Remaining Awake through a Great Revolution" .”

Write a response to King's essay in which you discuss one current social "revolution" of your choice.

Online Entries

  • The contest is open to grades 6 through 12. (6-8 and 9-12 judged separately.)
  • Contest entry deadline is
    January 05, 2016.
  • Enter your essay. (Click here to enter now.)

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