2019 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 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
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 25, 2020 in Taylor, Tx and if successful there, to compete in the MD-2 contest on May 16, 2020 in Longview 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 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 January 15, 2020 or hand delivered by January 15, 2020.
All local club winner entries must be postmarked by January 15, 2020 or hand delivered January 7 to District Chair. Please mail or drop off on porch to:
Lion Linda Jameson
District 2S3 Youth Contest Chair
20714 Camel Back St
Lago Vista, Tx 78645