The State of Ohio War of 1812
Bicentennial Commission welcomes students aged 13-18 and in grades 7-12 to compete in a Research Contest with $10,000 in cash prizes!
Students are invited to complete and submit original research projects following one of two prompts provided for each of two grade brackets (7-9 and 10-12). A final product may be an essay, a website, a podcast, or a Powerpoint presentation. See the links below for full contest guidelines and rules.
The deadline for submission of entries is January 31, 2014. An awards ceremony is planned for April 4, 2014.
The State of Ohio War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission gratefully acknowledges the financial sponsorship of this contest provided by Medical Mutual of Ohio.
The War of 1812 Commission (the Sponsor) is not responsible for entries that are late, lost, incomplete, inaccurate, delayed, or misdirected. The Sponsor reserves the right to modify or terminate the Contest in the event of any occurrence it believes would corrupt the fairness, administration, or integrity of the Contest.
The Sponsor will recruit judges with appropriate professional qualifications. Judges will conduct “blind reviews.” All decisions of the judges are final.