One week remains to submit entries to the 2016 History Essay Contest sponsored by Catholic Textbook Project, the publisher of history textbooks for Catholic schools. The contest is eligible for students in Catholic schools and homeschools, Grades 5 through 12.  Contest submission deadline is March 23, 2016, and six separate contest divisions allow for six student and school winners!

Each student winner will receive a cash prize ranging from $100 to $200 each. In addition, a $400 Gift Certificate for the company’s textbooks will be awarded to the Catholic school(s) attended by each of the three Catholic school student winners.

The homeschool(s) of the three Catholic homeschool student winners will each receive a free textbook of their choice from among Catholic Textbook Project history textbooks. In addition, winning essays will be published on the Catholic Textbook Project blog and Facebook pages.

For more information on the 2016 History Essay Contest for Catholic students, grades 5-12, go to: