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2019 Creative Writing & Poetry Contest

50 years ago, Neal Armstrong took “one giant leap” when he became the first human to set foot on the Moon ushering in a new era for mankind.

What Is Our “Next Giant Leap”?

This contest is open to students in Grades 2-12 who attend Montgomery County Public Schools.
The deadline for submissions is 5:00 pm Thursday, February 28, 2019.
1st Place Winners must be present at the Montgomery Co. School Board meeting on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.
Please see Official Rules and Entry Form for more information.

Prizes will be awarded in each of the following categories:
High School – Grades 9-12
Elementary – Grades 4-5
Middle School – Grades 6-8
Primary – Grades 2-3 

1st Place - Apple iPad Mini 4, 32GB, Wi-Fi with Retina Display &
a signed copy of “Chasing Space” by astronaut Leland Melvin
2nd Place - $50 Gift Card
3rd Place - $25 Gift Card

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