Needham Women’s Club 5th Grade Essay Contest

The Needham Women’s Club is pleased to announce our annual essay contest for Needham 5th graders. This contest is open to all fifth graders who live or attend school in Needham, MA.


What is the topic?
The essay topic this year is:

“If I were elected President, one change I would try to make is….”


How do I enter?
Essays should be no longer than one page, typed. Please submit all entries by Monday, May 2nd.  Please include your full name, phone number, and name of school on the essay. Email entries to Maureen Kirshy at and Tee Stock at  with the Subject Line reading, “5th Grade Essay.”

What happens next?
The Needham Women’s Club will select two winners. The winners will be notified on Monday, May 16th. Each winner will receive a gift certificate to New England Mobile Book Fair in the amount of $50.

Please contact Tee Stock, Needham Women’s Club Education Co-Chair, at , 781-444-4528, or Maureen Kirshy, , Needham Women’s Club Education Co-Chair, with any questions.