2020 Essay Contest

Enter our 2020 Essay Contest and WIN FREE admission for your classroom to 2020 Student Days. Sponsored by the Arizona Renaissance Festival and Sci Tech Festival.

We are pleased to announce our 2020 STUDENT DAY Contest Winners:

Elementary School

1st Place – Madeline Fesmire, 6th Grade – Desert Canyon Middle School, Scottsdale

2nd Place – Emily - 3rd Grade, Renaissance Academy, Tucson

3rd Place - Anabelle Peasley, 4th Grade -  Maine Consolidated School, Parks

Honorable Mentions

Gabby Crivello, 5th Grade - Verrado Heritage Elementary, Buckeye

Alice Zizzo, 5th Grade - Acacia Elementary, Vail

Sofie Theurer, 6th Grade, Neely Traditional Academy, Gilbert

Jr. Sr. High School

1st Place – Jay Barrett, 10th Grade – Cienega High School, Vail

2nd Place – Hannah Nevin, 11th Grade Homeschool, Apache Junction

3rd Place – Kaden Vu, 7th Grade - Calvary Christian Academy, Lake Havasu

Honorable Mentions

Leo Webber, 8th Grade – Desert Canyon Middle School, Scottsdale

Addie Walloch, 7th Grade, Walloch Family Homeschool, Mesa


We thoroughly enjoyed reading the incredible essays. WHAT CREATIVE MINDS!

Hip, Hip, HUZZAH to all who submitted entries!

Thank you, educators, for guiding our students; our leaders of the future.