2019 Citizenship Essay Prompt

New requirement for 2019.

Nominees are now required to write and submit an essay on Citizenship to their NJHS adviser to be uploaded to the nomination form. The essays may be cut & pasted into the text box on the form, or uploaded in one of the following file formats: pdf, .tif, .png, .jpeg, .jpg, .bmp or .xps. ISTS does not accept Word documents or any files that can be edited. Advisers should provide this essay prompt to their nominees ahead of the February 25th deadline to ensure timely submission.

Essay topic:

“What does good citizenship mean to you, and why is it important as a pillar of NJHS? Elaborate using examples from your personal life or school experiences.” Word limit: 500