ASU Martin Luther King Jr. Student Contest

Now accepting entries for the 2022 Student Contest. Open to all grades K-12. Winning entries receive a prize, and will be invited to participate in the 37th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration at Arizona State University with their family and teacher. Entry deadline October 1, 2021.

Arizona State University will host its 37th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration in January 2022. Tributes and recognition of Dr. King and the achievements of the civil rights movement have been celebrated at ASU since long before the creation of a state holiday in Arizona. A highlight of the celebration is the recognition and awards ceremony for the Arizona K-12 students who are winners of the statewide essay-poster contest.


Download the entry forms below

MLK essay/poetry entry form  |  MLK poster entry form 

Contest information and prior year winners available at 

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