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2019 Lions District 2-S3 Youth Contests

Information Summary

The Lions of Texas (Multiple District Two) sponsor three contests for high school age students. They are the Diabetes Awareness Essay contest, the Drug Awareness Speech contest, and the Outstanding Youth contest. 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  

                                         third place.    

Students enter the local contest with the understanding that the winner (first place) in each contest is committing to compete in the District contest on (date and place to be announced) and if successful there, to compete in the MD-2 contest in held TBA. 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 online at  

              the Lions District 2 S3 website,

              Entry forms are on the MD2 website,

              District winners MD2 contest application fees will be paid by                                              the Lions of 2S3.                    
              Local contests must be completed in time for entries to be                                  

              returned to the local Lions Club and postmarked to the                                                   District Coordinator by TBA or hand delivered by TBA

Please contact 2S3 District Coordinator,

Lion Linda Jameson  ( or 512-423-0007, for help with questions that arise.