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2018 CACA National Essay Contest
Contest Date and Location: Saturday, March 3, 2018, commencing at 10:00 a.m. and concluding at 11:30 a.m. (computer laptop participants) or 12:00 p.m. (Blue Book participants). Contest will be held at the Chinese Community Center at 9800 Town Park Dr, Houston, TX 77036.
Eligibility: Open to any student enrolled in senior high school (grades 9-12). No entry fee required.
Requirements: Participants in the Contest are to compose an essay in English not to exceed 500 words, at their C.A.C.A. or a location designated by the Lodge on a subject regarding the Chinese in the United States. The exact essay topic will be announced at the time of the contest.
Judging: An impartial board of judges will be selected by the sponsor to judge the winners. Each essay will be judged on the basis of originality, clarity of thought and expression. The decision of the judges on all matters submitted and their interpretation of the rules will be final, conclusive and binding on all contestants.
First Prize: $1,000 and Certificate
Second Prize: $700 and Certificate
Third Prize: $500 and Certificate
10 Awards of Merit: $100 and Certificate
All entry forms must be completed and postmarked not later than February 26, 2018.
Click here for the registration form.
Next General Meeting
Come for the first meeting of 2018. Thursday, February 22, 6:30 pm at Lubys Cafeteria on Fondren @ Westheimer . Come early for dinner.
National CACA News
Local Houston Lodge News
Congratulations to Janet Chen, Miss Chinatown Houston 2017
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2018 Board of Officers
President - Henry Chan
Vice President - William Mei
Secretary - Dwight Sung
Asst Secretary-Faye Chin
Treasurer - Francis Ding
Financial Secretary - Susan Gee
Compliance Officer - Kuo Eng
Compliance Officer - Jewelry Yep
Marshal - Calvin Yep
Sentinel - Jack Joe
Collector - Irene Joe
National Rep - Shelley Ding