congratulations to the winners of the 2018 junior achievement essay competition

Click on each winner to read their essay.

Grand Prize Winner:

CJ Bartolozzi

Grade 11

Saint Albans School

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

First Place

Emma Reese

Grade 12

School Without Walls

Washington, DC

2nd Place 

Sari Finn

Grade 12

Saint John’s College High School

Washington, DC

3rd Place

Maya Ginyard

Grade 11

Benjamin Banneker

Washington, DC

School Award

Benjamin Banneker High School

Washington, DC

Virginia

1st Place

Joseph Maraska

Grade 11

Wakefield School

The Plains, VA

2nd Place 

Cortlyn Yeargin

Grade 12

South County

Lorton, VA

3rd Place

Stephania Jugo

Grade 10

Loudoun Valley

Purcellville, VA

School Award

Loudoun Valley High School

 Purcellville, VA

Maryland

1st Place

 Anna Cappellina

Grade 11

Albert Einstein

Kensington, MD

2nd Place

Lydia Wei

Grade 11

Richard Montgomery

Rockville, MD

3rd Place

Emily Feigen

Grade 12

Winston Churchill

Potomac, MD

School Award

Richard Montgomery High School

Rockville, MD

Thank you to all our outstanding applicants this year!



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