SCHROON LAKE - The Schroon-North Hudson Historical Society's fourth annual Grace Hudowalski Essay Contest will begin Feb. 1 and end April 27.
The contest is open to all students, ages 11-18, who attend or are associated with schools in the towns of Schroon and North Hudson.
Students will have the choice of an environmental or historical essay.
First place winner in the age group 11-14 will receive a three-week campership at POKO-Moonshine-Poko-MacCready, second place $100 and third place $50.
The first place winner in the 15-18 age group will receive $1,000, second place $500, third place $100 and two awards of $50 for runner-up essays.
Materials will be distributed on Jan. 28 and 29 at Schroon Lake Central School and Mountainside Christian Academy.
For additional information or contest materials contact Loris Clark at 532-0533.