This year's theme for the 4th of July Drawing
and Essay Contest is "My definition of a Good Citizen".
The contest, which is organized and sponsored by the U.S.
Embassy Montevideo, is open to Uruguayan public school students
from 8 to 17 years of age and is divided in two categories.
The winners in each category, as well as the institutions
they attend, will be awarded prizes such as computers and
digital cameras. The prizes will be given out Monday, July
4, in a ceremony at the Radisson Victoria Plaza Hotel.
Entries will be accepted in two categories:
A. Drawing for students,
ages 8 to 11. Any technique or material
may be used. Entries cannot exceed 25 x 35 cms.
B. Essay for students,
ages 12 to 17. Entries must have a minimum
of 300 and a maximum of 500 words.
For more information, please refer to the announcement