2020/2021 Lions District 2-S3 Youth Contests
The Lions of Texas (Multiple District Two) sponsor three contests for high school age students. They are the Diabetes Awareness Essay Topic: The Importance of Diabetes Education in Texas Schools K-12, Drug Awareness Speech Topic, Juuling and E-Cigarette Epidemic and Outstanding Youth Essay Topic: Innovation and Leading Change Today. The Lions of Texas believe in the young people in our schools and want to encourage students in their pursuit of excellence while learning to be of service to others. District 2S3 Lions Clubs are encouraged to contact local high school counselors and Leo clubs with printed information about the contests and to support participation in this important outreach.
Summary of information:
Entrants must be juniors or seniors in high school.
There are three levels to the competition, local Lions Club, Lions District, and MD-2 Lions Clubs (Texas). Each level of competition carries scholarship awards.
The awards are:
Local Lions Club – Determined by the local Lions Club
District 2-S3 - $1000.00 for first place in each of the contests, and $500.00 for second place in each of the contests
MD-2(Texas) - $3000.00 for first place in each of the contests, $2000.00 for second place in each of the contests, and $1000.00 for
Students enter the local contest with the understanding that the winner (first place) in each contest is committing to compete in the 2S3 District contest on January 31, 2021 in Hutto, Tx and if successful there, to compete in the MD-2 contest orientation May 21 and contest on May 22, 2021 in Waco Tx. Expenses will be paid by the Lions. Financial awards are given to the winner only when she/he competes at the next level.
Expanded information for the Youth Contests is available below.
District winners MD2 contest application fees will be paid by the Lions of 2-S3
All local club winner entries must reach District 2-S3 Awards Coordinator by January 15, 2021. also if hand delivered no later than January 15. If mailed address to DG Gary Fuchs P.O. Box 81 Cameron, TX 76520. Any questions please contact DG Gary Fuchs firstname.lastname@example.org for