New At Clinton

Are your writing skills on point? 


Enter the James Baldwin Essay Contest for your chance to win a $200 Amex Gift Card! 



In this essay, you will answer the following questions: 

1)How does Baldwin’s work continue to resonate today? 

2)How does Baldwin’s work inspire civil rights activism?



1st Place: $200 in AMEX gift cards

2nd Place: $100 in AMEX gift cards

3rd Place:  A letter of recommendation for college from Principal Orbe.



Essays should be emailed to, with the subject~ “ATTN: Baldwin Scholarship”


Questions can be directed to


** The deadline for submissions is Tuesday, June 15, 2021.


Good luck and show us what you got!! 




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