The United States District Court for the District of Arizona and the Phoenix Chapter of the Federal Bar Association have announced plans to recognize teachers who encourage and support students entering the 2017 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest.

Please open the links below for more information on the teacher recognition awards, including the nomination form.

The 2017 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest is an essay and video competition for high school students in the western U.S and Pacific Islands.  Entries accepted beginning February 1, 2017.  The theme of the contest is "NOT TO BE FORGOTTEN: Legal Lessons of the Japanese Internment".

 Click here for all the details.  Click here for the press release.