Congratulations to the NSU Louisiana High School Essay Contest 2019 Winners!

First Place

Hana Le

Ruston High School

"That Gray Area: A Self Reflection on Culture and External Factors"

Second Place

Emily Savell

Grant High School

"Bayou des Glaises"

Third Place

Timmie Harris

C.E. Byrd High School

"The Dirty South"

Honorable Mention

Sydney Hedrick

Grant High School

"A Boot-Shaped Mark"

Honorable Mention

Summer Netterville

C.E. Byrd High School

"What Makes My State So Great"


The 11th Annual NSU Louisiana High School Essay Contest is sponsored by the Louisiana Folklife Center, the NSU Office of Recruiting, the NSU Writing Project, and the College of Arts, Letters, Graduate Studies and Research