*Choose Your Path*
HISTORICAL ESSAY COMPETITION
AFRICAN CULTURE RESTORATION <
In 750 to 1000 words competitors must address the following:
(1) What essential African Culture(s) Africans in the Western
Hemisphere have lost as a result of Forceful Migration and
or Suppressive Western Imperialistic Subjugation.
(2) What conditions and Who according to historic facts
is responsible for the acts which resulted in the slaving
of Africans in the Western Hemisphere.
(3) When and why were the above atrocities committed.
(4) What can and should be done to compensate for the above
(5) What will be the benefit to humanity, when essential
African Cultures are restored and reasonable compensation
is paid to the descendants of the Western Slave Trade Migration?
The Essay Evaluation Committee shall select fifteen entries
from among all submitted entries.
These fifteen entries shall represents the fifteen (15) finalists,
whose names will be published in the press four weeks following
the closing date of the competition.
The selection of the fifteen- (15) finalists will be done
via the ballot system. A selected impartial panel of knowledgeable
individuals from among the African Caribbean Canadian Communities
will do the final judging.
10 POINT MUST SYSTEM
Judging will be done using the 10 point must system and shall
be based on:
(a) Educational substance
The winner and runners up will be announced later in the press.
Presentation of all prizes will be made at a special reception
at a venue to be announced.
(b) Degree of research
(c) Artistic presentation
(d) Historical Facts
JUDGES' DECISION IS FINAL
||$1000.00 plus prizes & Surprises
||$500.00 plus prizes & Surprise
WHO CAN ENTER?
Any member of the Human family whose genuine desire is to
help with the reconstruction of The African Story may enter
No Employee of The African Culture Restoration Association,
their immediate family or members of the Essay Evaluation
Committee may enter this competition.
HOW TO ENTER
To enter send US$30.00, a passport size photograph, and an
essay of not more than 1000 words on the topic. Entries must
be submitted to ACRAessaycomp at 1702 Eglinton Ave. West,
#10, Toronto, Ontario M6E 2H5 on or before midnight January
31, 2002. E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org.
PS. Make check or Money Order payable to A.C.R.A. (Essay Comp.)
Don't send cash in the mail.
ALL ENTRIES SUBMITTED BECOME THE PROPERTY OF THE AFRICAN
CULTURE RESTORATION ASSOCIATION TO BE USED AT ITS SOLE DESCRETION.
IN WHAT-SO-EVER CAPACITY SUBMITTED WORKS ARE USED, THE ATHORS
WILL BE CREDITED.