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College of Law

Physical Address:
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Main Office: 208-885-2255
Admissions: 208-885-2300
Legal Clinic: 208-885-6541
Office of the Dean: 208-364-4620

Fax: 208-885-5709

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Physical Address:
501 W Front St,
Boise, ID 83702

Mailing Address:
501 W Front St,
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-364-4560

Fax: 208-334-2176

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

ACE Civics Contest 2021

Civics Competition Rules and Instructions


Topic

The United States Constitution protects numerous individual rights.

  • Identify and describe three of those rights and explain where each of them can be found in the Constitution.
  • Identify and describe an individual responsibility that comes with each right and explain why.


Rules

  1. Open to Idaho students in grades 6, 7, and 8.
  2. Students may submit either:
    • a written essay of up to 500 words, essays must be in PDF format; or
    • a video of up to 5 minutes, videos must be submitted via unlisted YouTube link.
  3. Two winners will be selected from each category.
  4. Each winning student will receive a $250 cash prize.
  5. Each school attended by a winning student will receive a $500 cash prize for each winning submission, to be used for civic education.
  6. In addition, each meritorious submission will receive a letter of recognition from ACE.
  7. Submit your essay or video at: https://www.uidaho.edu/law/outreach/ace-civics/submissions.
  8. Submissions must be received by 9 p.m. MT/ 8 p.m. PST on October 18, 2021.
  9. All submissions must be anonymous. Do not include any information in the body of the essay or video that identifies the student, school, grade, or school district. Identifying information will be gathered through the submission portal but will not be shared with the judging panel.
  10. Winners will be announced mid-November via email.
  11. By entering this contest you affirm that the essay and/or video and its contents are your own work. Plagiarism is not allowed. Limited use of quoted or other audio material may only be made with proper attribution and in conformance with the fair use copyright doctrine.
  12. The winning essays will be published in the The Advocate, the official publication of the Idaho State Bar.
  13. The winning videos will be published on the Idaho State Bar website.
  14. The winning essays and videos will also be posted on ACE’s website and publicized on our social media outlets.
  15. The winners will receive recognition from the three branches of Idaho’s state government.
  16. For technical help please contact timothyr@uidaho.edu.
  17. For all other help please contact attorneysforcived@gmail.com.

College of Law

Physical Address:
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Main Office: 208-885-2255
Admissions: 208-885-2300
Legal Clinic: 208-885-6541
Office of the Dean: 208-364-4620

Fax: 208-885-5709

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Physical Address:
501 W Front St,
Boise, ID 83702

Mailing Address:
501 W Front St,
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: 208-364-4560

Fax: 208-334-2176

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu