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KNIGHTS OF RIZAL- HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN (KOR- HFT) ANNOUNCED THE FIRST RIZAL MEMORIAL ESSAY WRITING CONTEST 2015

MEDIA ADVISORY
For Immediate Release
Knights of Rizal-Historic Filipinotown (HFT)
Los Angeles
December 14, 2015

KNIGHTS OF RIZAL- HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN (KOR- HFT) ANNOUNCED THE FIRST RIZAL MEMORIAL ESSAY WRITING CONTEST 2015

KOR-HFT

Los Angeles—The countdown to the deadline December 19, 2015 is coming. Calling All Filipino-American Youth and Student writers in California.

The Knights of Rizal-Historic Filipintown (HFT) announced on November 15, 2015 that will hold the first ever Rizal Memorial Essay Writing Contest for 2015 In California under the auspices of the Knights of Rizal (KOR)

Knights Commander Arturo Garcia of Historic Filipinotown (HFT) announced that the Rizal Memorial Essay Writing Contest will start accepting entries rom November 18 to December 19, 2015.

Rules of the Contest

The last day for submission of entries will be on 6:00 PM. December 19, 2015 ( must be postmarked on that day)

Those who are interested to join the contest must submit their entries at KOR-HFT c/o People’s CORE at 1610 Beverly Blvd. Suite No. 2, Los Angeles .California, 90026.

They must submit their entries in two separate envelop and must contain 1,500 words, double spaced with their assumed name or coded number.

The theme of the contest is: IF RIZAL WAS IN HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN TODAY, HOW WILL HE ENVISION THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE AREA?

Another envelop must contain the following: 1) the entry, 2)assumed name or coded number. 2) true  name, address and telephone number and the assumed name or code number

This process is to maintain the impartiality of the judges. The entries will be safeguarded by the KOR-HFT officials and will be held for safekeeping.

Prizes and Winners

The prizes for the Rizal Memorial Writing Contest will be:

For the first price- $ 500.00 and a plaque.
Second Prize- $350.0 and a plaque
3rd prize– $ 150 .00 and a plaque

The Board of Judges will be formed and will be announced later. The Board of Judges will be composed of prestigious writers and journalist in California.

The judging process will be held from December 20-25, 2015. The winners will be announced from December 26-29, 2015.

The awarding ceremonies will be held on Rizal Day, December 30, 2015.

For more information about the contest please call at (213)241-0995 or email us at alpiegarcia@gmail.com or visit our website at www.jfavusa.org

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