• Region

  • Where

    Winners will be announced
    at the 2019 JAINA Convention
    Ontario, California

  • Starts

    March 01, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

  • Ends

    May 31, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

2019 National Essay Competition: Presented by JAINA Education Committee, In Partnership with YJA and YJP

Event Description

Calling all young Jains between the ages of 20-45! The JAINA Education Committee has launched its 2019 National Essay Competition, in partnership with YJA and YJP. The goal of this year's competition is to give voice to young Jains' perspectives on certain issues along with the reasons for and solutions to decreasing participation in the Jain centers of North America, as well as the Jain community as a whole.  

This years prompt is:  Steps needed by Jain Centers & Communities to increase active participation by young Jains born or raised in North America.

We hope that you will participate and lend a voice to an issue that YJA works tirelessly to resolve. 

Important Dates:

March 1: Competition Begins
May 31: Last Date to Submit 
June 30: Results from Judges
July 4: Winners Declared

Ready, set, write!


Click here to be directed to the competition website. 

Click here to read about the rules, regulations, and steps to register.