Knights of Columbus "Keep Christ in Christmas" Poster Contest

 

Grades K-8 (ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED BY DECEMBER 15, 2021)

Rules:

  • Poster must reflect the theme of KEEP CHRIST IN CHRISTMAS

  • Original work (including concept, layout, slogan, and any visual images) of a single person

  • Poster must be approximately 11x17 inches in size. If pastels, chalk, or charcoal are used, the poster must be laminated or covered with clear plastic. Posters may be in color or black and white

  • Each poster must be submitted with a Knights of Columbus “Keep Christ in Christmas” Poster Contest entry form. The name and age of the person entering the poster should be included on the back of the poster

  • All entries will become the property of the Knights of Columbus, Supreme Council. Posters will not be returned.

 

Submission:

  • Submit poster contest entries to the St. Victor Parish Office, 3108 Sierra Rd. San Jose CA 95132

  • Email the completed entry form as attachment to kofc4112.essaypostercontests@gmail.com by the specified deadline. Entries received after the deadline will not be accepted

  • Additional information can be found on the entry form

 

Judging & Winner Announcements:

  • Judging will take place between December 16 to December 31

  • Winners will be announced in January 2022

 

Questions? Email kofc4112.essaypostercontests@gmail.com or contact Rolando Liwanag (for poster contest) @ 408-888-2317 or James Santos (for essay contest) @ 408-712-9383.

Knights of Columbus Essay Contests

 

Catholic Stewardship Essay

Grades 4-7: (ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED BY JANUARY 9, 2022)

  • 4th Grade Topic: "Ways I share My Time, Talents and Treasures at Home, School, and in My Church Community?"

  • 5th Grade Topic: "In my life, who have been my Spiritual Role Models and Why?"

  • 6th Grade Topic: "How do I live Jesus’ Teaching, “To Love Thy Neighbor?"

  • 7th Grade Topic: "How My Catholic / Christian School Education has influenced My Personal Values"

Rules:

  • Essay must be 250-500 words in length

  • Essay must reflect the assigned theme and be the student’s original work

  • Essay must be typed and double spaced

  • Essay must have Title of essay on the Cover page only

  • Name is NOT to appear on the Essay, or Knights of Columbus

  • Completed entry sheet stapled to the back of the essay

  • Additional information can be found on the entry form

Keep Christ in Christmas Essay

8TH Grade (ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED BY JANUARY 9, 2022)

  • Topic: "How do we keep Jesus as the FOCUS during the Christmas season"

Rules:

  • Essay must be 500 to 750 words in length

  • Essay must reflect the assigned theme and be the student’s original work

  • Essay must be typed and double spaced

  • Essay must have Title of essay on the Cover page only

  • Name is NOT to appear on the Essay, or Knights of Columbus

  • Completed entry sheet stapled to the back of the essay

 

Submission:

  • Electronic submission of essay contest entries is preferred. Email both the essay in pdf format and the completed entry form as attachments to kofc4112.essaypostercontests@gmail.com by the specified deadline

  • Hardcopy entries may be submitted by postal mail or in person to the St. Victor Parish Office, 3108 Sierra Rd. San Jose CA 95132

  • Entries received after the deadline will not be accepted

  • Additional information can be found on the entry form

 

Essay Contest Judging & Winner Announcements:

  • Judging will take place between January 10 to January 23

  • Winners will be announced in February 2022

 

Questions? Email kofc4112.essaypostercontests@gmail.com or contact Rolando Liwanag (for poster contest) @ 408-888-2317 or James Santos (for essay contest) @ 408-712-9383.