2023 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest

The District of Arizona invites high school students to enter the 2023 Ninth Circuit Civics Essay and Video Contest.  A local contest within the District Arizona will be held to select three finalists in the both the essay and video competitions.  These Arizona finalists will receive prizes of $1,000, $500, and $250 and advance to the final level of the contest at the Ninth Circuit to compete for additional prizes of $3,000, $1,700, and $1,000 plus travel and accommodations to the 2023 Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference.  All essays and videos must be submitted by March 13, 2023.  The contest rules, instructions, judging criteria, past entries, and research materials are available by clicking here

The theme of this year's contest is “The 28th Amendment to the United States Constitution: What Should Our Next Amendment Be?”.  The 2023 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest news release and contest rules can be found by clicking the attachments on this page.