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2019 High School Essay Contest Winners Announced

The lawyers and judges of the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, and the members of the Jacksonville Chapter of the Federal Bar Association are pleased to announce and congratulate the following winners of the 2019 HIGH SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST.  

First Place: Mark Mori, Episcopal School of Jacksonville, Prize Award of $2,000
Second Place: Inéz Anais Nieves Suárez, Fleming Island High School, Prize Award of $1,000
Third Place – Tie: Ella George, Episcopal School of Jacksonville, Prize Award of $500
Marissa Ann Cochran Norton, Paxon School for Advanced Studies, Prize Award of $500
Teachers of these winners will receive a classroom grant Award of $500 

The contest attracted 112 entries from 5 of the 12 counties in the Jacksonville Division - Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau, and St. Johns - and from 22 high schools and 1 home school.

November 11, 2019