Calling All Students! 4th Annual Growing Up PQ Essay Contest

Calling All Students in 92129!Growing Up PQ Essay Contest 2017

The Rancho Penasquitos Town Council, in partnership with 92129 Magazine, invites students in elementary, middle, and high school to submit essays on the topic ” PQ Youth Volunteers!”.  Submission Deadline: December 15, 2017.


Your Essay should describe one specific volunteer experience in PQ, what it means to you and how it makes PQ a better place to call home.


All entries must include the following:

  1.  Author’s name
  2. Grade level and school
  3. email address
  4. Length 100 to 500 words

Authors agree to allow 92129 Magazine and the PQ Town Council to print, display and quote from the submitted essays.


Three winning essays (1 from each grade level category) will be printed in 92129 magazine’s December/January issue and on the RP Town Council’s website.

The Three winning authors will also receive cash prizes, generously sponsored by 92129 Magazine:

  • MIDDLE: $50
  • HIGH SCHOOL: $100


Submit your essays using this form.  Please email web.print.rptc at gmail dot com with any questions

Growing Up PQ Essay Contest Submission Form

Growing Up PQ Essay Contest Submission Form

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