Deadline:2020/02/27 - The Chuck Ealey Foundation Undefeated Spirit Essay Contest

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Deadline: February 27, 2020

The Chuck Ealey Foundation invites all current high school seniors (those attending both public and parochial schools) in the greater Toledo community to participate in the 2019 Chuck Ealey Undefeated Spirit Essay ContestTM.

Contest Rules:

  • Contest entrants must be a senior attending high school in the greater Toledo community
  • Contest entrants must submit a written essay describing their Undefeated Spirit in 500 words or less (the essay must contain each student’s first/last name, school name and be shared as an pdf/jpg attachment)
  • The essay must be submitted electronically to by Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:00 pm
  • Essays entered into the contest will be scored by a panel of judges assembled by The Chuck Ealey Foundation

Contest Awards:

Judges will determine five finalists from which one overall winning essay will be selected

All finalists will receive scholarship awards: one $500 scholarship award will be offered to assist the overall winner with educational expenses and four $125 scholarships will be offered to the remaining finalists. Checks, payable to chosen colleges/universities/schools, will be sent directly to home addresses provided by each finalist

Awards Ceremony:

Work of the five finalists will be celebrated and the scholarship awarded during a reception at headquarters of Promedica in downtown Toledo on Sunday, March 29, 2019 from 2-3:30 pm. Finalists will be notified through their school principal/contact.

Application Available HERE