Essay Contest

Optimist International


The Farmington/Farmington Hills Optimist Breakfast Club is hosting the Optimist Essay contest for 2021-2022.

The topic is: “How Does and Optimistic Mindset Change My Tomorrow?”

This is open to students in 6th, 7th & 8th grades and 9 - 12th grades.

All students who enter must either go to school or live within the Farmington/Farmington Hills boundaries. There is a medal and a cash prize for the top 3 in 6th, 7th & 8th grades and for the top 3 in 9th - 12th grades. First place - $250, 2nd place - $200, 3rd place - $150. All contestants at each level must show proof of age either with a copy of a birth certificate or passport.

Winning students and their families are invited to a breakfast on February 9th at 7:30 am to be given their awards at a location to be determined.

The deadline to enter is Friday, January 14, 2022.

Click Here for Essay Contest Application and Contest Rules

For additional information, please call Anna Durham at 248-892-2919 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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