SENIORS ONLY: PTA Essay Contest: $300 Scholarships

The Staten Island Technical High School PTA invites you to participate in the compete for a being awarded by the PTA. You have about 2 weeks to write and submit your essay.

The essays of 10 graduating seniors will be chosen for this award based on the following criteria:
  • the applicant must be a graduating senior in the SI Tech HS Class of 2022
  • essays must be 
  • essays must be submitted via email, no later than 11:59 PM on March 18, 2022 to Ms. Ellen Devine at: [email protected] 
Essay Quote: "There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in." -Graham Greene
Essay Question:  Discuss an event or moment that sparked a period of personal growth or a new understanding of yourself or others.
Note: A committee of non-graduating parents on the PTA Executive Board will read the essays and select the winners. Student names will be removed from all essays by school staff before the essays are forwarded to the PTA Scholarship Committee.