All Catholic students in public, private and parochial schools grades 8-12 are invited to participate in the 2022- 2023 Knights of Columbus Catholic Citizenship Essay Contest. Students are required to write a 500 to 750 word essay on the theme of: How young Catholics can evangelize our faith to families and friends who have turned away from religion and encourage them to return to the Church and embrace the sacraments. Application forms can be obtained by contacting Bob Brossette, 636-312-4554 or Essays are due November 1, 2022 and winners selected by December 15. Awards of $50, $30 and $20 fir First, Second and Third Places, respectively for all age categories (8, 9, 10, 11,12).