Congratulations to the following 2013 Essay Contest Winners!
Grand Essayist: Andrew O., Fox Chapel Area High School
Grand Essayist: Jennifer V., Chester County Technical College HS
Finalist: Alayna G., Norwin High School
Finalist: Jeana L., Saint Joseph High School
Finalist: Brock S., Norwin High School
Creative Writing: Victoria C., Norwin High School
1st Place: Stephen C., St. Ignatuis of Antioch
2nd Place: Meghan L., St. Ignatuis of Antioch
3rd Place: Felicia J., Propel Braddock Hills High School
2013 PSBR Annual Essay Contest
Eligibility: All 7th-12th grade students in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and West Virginia including: public and private schools, home and cyber schools, and youth organizations.
Details: PSBR’s Annual Essay Contest is divided into two separate contests – one for 7th & 8th graders AND one for High School students.
The essay contest is FREE to enter and consists of CASH prizes and an invitation to attend PSBR’s annual awards dinner on Thursday, May 30, 2013 in Radnor, PA.
The contest recognizes students who demonstrate a superior understanding of bioscience research and the appropriate use of animals in biomedical research, and who can artfully communicate that understanding in writing.
This year’s deadline is March 15, 2013
See "Biomedical Research" under our "Useful Links" to find reliable websites with facts about biomedical research and animals.
7th & 8th Grade Additional Resources- Click to view essay resources
High School Additional Resources- Click to view essay resources
Download a flier to post in your classroom to remind students about our contests!!