The annual MCC U.S. National Peace & Justice Ministries essay contest highlights the perspectives of youth on significant public policy issues. Are you a youth who attends a Mennonite high school or an Anabaptist church? This contest is your opportunity to express your views in essay format on critical issues facing U.S. society. This year’s topics are climate change, immigration, and mass incarceration. Submissions are due Feb. 23, 2024, and may be in English or Spanish. The grand prize is $1,000! Find out more about the high school essay contest: https://bit.ly/2024MCCEssayContest.