Knights of Columbus Father Joseph J. Comyns Council #9638

2024 Catholic Citizenship

Essay Contest

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All 8th-grade students planning to attend a Catholic high school in Fall 2024 and attending Our Lady of Perpetual Help School or parishioners at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church are invited to participate.

Students are encouraged to write a 500 to 750-word essay on the theme: How can the Church evangelize in the digital age?

Entrants will be judged on grammar, style, and how clearly they present the theme in a way that showcases creativity, imagination, and overall development of the topic. Participants must submit an entry form along with their essay and furnish written parental consent.

Recipient Prize:

The winner will be awarded a $1000 scholarship!

Submission Details and Deadline:

Submissions will be sent to by 11:59 pm EST on Friday, May 24, 2024.


For additional information, contact Benjamin Hung at or 315-921-2543.