ND League of Cities sponsors If I Were Mayor essay contest

If I were Mayor Contest-InstaCalling all 3rd and 7th graders! Why do you feel the City of Williston is great? What would you improve if you were Mayor?
 
Each spring, the North Dakota League of Cities sponsors a statewide If I Were Mayor essay contest for 3rd and 7th grade students!
 
This contest encourages young people to think about public service and future community leadership. Essays must address why the student feels their community is great and what they would do to improve their city if they were mayor. The deadline to apply is March 12.
 
Essay contest winners will be announced in conjunction with City Government Week, April 5-9, 2021, and will receive a $150 cash prize and have their essays featured in the League’s publication, CITYScan.
 
For specifics about the rules and process for submitting essays, visit: www.ndlc.org/161/If-I-Were-Mayor-Essay-Contest or contact Carissa at 701.223.3518 or carissa@ndlc.org.