Win a Cash Prize! 5th Annual Student Essay Contest is Open for Entries

The 5th Annual Alfred Shaker Museum Essay Contest is now open for entries. The two winning student essays will each win a cash prize. All the rules and details are below. To open and save a PDF copy of the rules to your computer, click the image below. Don’t forget to save the PDF file to your computer!

Alfred Shaker Museum Student Essay Contest

To enter an essay, visit the Student Essay Contest page at and use the upload link on the page.

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