The Maryknoll Student Essay Contest at a Glance

Maryknoll Student Essay Contest Application Details
If you want to apply for the Maryknoll Student Essay Contest, you will need to write a 500 to 700 word essay about a prompt from the organization. This year’s theme is “Jesus and Bullying.” The assignment on the website says: “Bullying is a serious problem among young people today. Tell a story of how you or someone you know experienced bullying. Then explain how you think Jesus would tell all those involved to handle the situation.” Type or neatly write your essay, and then turn it in through the mail or the internet. If you are selected as a winner for your division, you will soon hear word about how to collect your money.

2016 Maryknoll Student Essay Contest

Six middle and high school students representing Arizona, Florida, Maryland, Ohio and Texas have received cash awards for their winning submissions in Maryknoll magazine’s 25th annual Maryknoll Student Essay Contest. Maryknoll magazine is published by the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers.


The 2014 Maryknoll Student Essay Contest Awards will be presented to:

The 2011 Maryknoll Student Essay Contest Awards will be presented to:

Six middle and high school students representing California, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina and Texas have received cash awards for their winning submissions in Maryknoll magazine’s 27th annual Maryknoll Student Essay Contest. Maryknoll magazine is published by the Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers.