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Virtual Essay Competition Commemorating the 244th U.S. Independence Day
June 10, 2020

In commemoration of the 244th Anniversary of the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation, the U.S. Embassy in Kolonia invites citizens and residents of the Federated States of Micronesia ages 13-17 to a Virtual Essay Competition.

THEME: What role does everyone have when it comes to conserving the environment? What can you and your community do and why is it important?

1st PRIZE:  Samsung A70 Cell phone
2nd PRIZE: FSMTC Telecard $100
3rd PRIZE: FSMTC Telecard $50

DEADLINE: Please submit the essay by email only to KoloniaPAS@state.gov by Noon June 24, 2020 (Pohnpei Time)
*Include your Name, Age, Email Address and FSM State.
*Essay submitted must be original and NOT previously used in other competitions.
*Essay should be no more than 500 words.
*Judges reserve the right to ask for proof of age for winning contestants, if needed.

For further inquiries, please contact the following:
Abigail Kim, Public Diplomacy Assistant, U.S. Embassy Kolonia at 691-320-2187 or Email: KoloniaPAS@state.gov