Student Journalism Contest
The 2021 LNP | LancasterOnline Journalism Contest is an opportunity for Lancaster County students in kindergarten through 12th grade to showcase their talents.
Register your class to participate and be entered to win a $100 gift card. This year's theme will be Public Service.
Kindergarten and first grade will draw a picture on showing what they think public service means.
Second through fifth grades should submit an essay, with no more than 200 words.
Six through eighth grades: should submit an essay, with no more than 250 words.
High schoolers: should submit an essay, with no more than 300 words. Or, show us in a video lasting no more than 1 minute. Our staff will choose the video submission finalists. The finalists will be placed online at and voted on by readers.
Registration is open now through Friday, February 26, 2021.