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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Bismarck Human Relations Committee Announces Human Rights Essay/Poetry Contest

2021 Human Rights Essay and Poetry Contest

The Bismarck Mayor’s Human Relations Committee will host a Human Rights Essay and Poetry contest for students in grades 4 – 5, calling upon them to write an essay or a poem that fosters respect for Human Rights; and for students in grades 6 – 8, to write an essay or a poem about their concept of leadership for Human Rights. Entries must be postmarked or e-mailed by 5:00 p.m. April 16, 2021. Please limit entries to one page. One outstanding essay and poem from each age grouping will be selected. Submit entries to: City of Bismarck, Administration, Human Relations Committee Essay Contest, 221 N 5th St., Bismarck, ND 58506-5503 or e-mail entries to: bismarckadmin@bismarcknd.gov.

More information may be found at www.bismarcknd.gov/humanrelationscommittee.

Outstanding entries will be revealed and recognized by Bismarck Mayor Steve Bakken and will be displayed on the City of Bismarck web site at www.bismarcknd.gov.

The purpose of the Bismarck Human Relations Committee is to create an atmosphere of inclusion, equality and accessibility through education and outreach to recognize the value of a diverse community.

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