Write for Justice contest


2019 EDITION

The Bar of Montreal is holding it's 32nd annual competition of composition on a legal theme, aimed at students of primary and secondary levels on the island of Montreal. Here are the selected themes for this year :



Primary: 3rd cycle (200 to 300 words)
In your opinion, what does it mean to be a responsible citizen ?



Secondary: 1st cycle (300 to 500 words) – 2nd cycle (500 to 700 words)
What issues do you think will result from the legalization of cannabis ?

PRIZE
The awards ceremony will take place on April 10, 2019 at the complexe Desjardins, during the Salon VISEZ DROIT of the Bar of Montreal. The winners will read their essays to the audience and will receive $200 from the Bar of Montreal and Antidote, the indispensable writing assistance software suite from Druide informatique. They will also be invited for a guided tour of the Courthouse and for a meeting with a judge.

SELECTION CRITERIA 
Faithfulness to the theme, originality, spelling, grammar, vocabulary, personal analysis.

Information : Bar of Montreal, 514 866-9392, extension 235.

FÉLICITATIONS AUX GAGNANTS

Catégorie primaire 3e cycle
Miron Gregorieff – Gardenview Elementary School (anglais)
Juliet Lefebvre – The Study (français)

Catégorie secondaire 1er cycle
Chloé Gontier – The Study (français)
Mackenzie Blaise – Selwyn House School (anglais)

Catégorie secondaire 2e cycle
Tessa Hason – The Study (anglais)
Rosalie Brisebois – Collège Saint-Anne (français) Ex Aequo
Catherine Bilger – École Internationale de Montréal (Français) Ex Aequo

FÉLICITATIONS AUX PARTICIPANTS AYANT REÇU UNE MENTION

Catégorie primaire 3e cycle
Rose Lavoie – École Jonathan-Wilson (français)
Zachary McFarlane – Gardenview Elementary School (anglais)
Daniella Plescia – Children’s World Academy (anglais)

Catégorie secondaire 1er cycle
Mirka Couture Zikovsky – The Study (français)
Aya Ouamalich – École Louis-Riel (français)

Catégorie secondaire 2e cycle
Reda Hessi - École Internationale de Montréal (Français)
Ema Gelber – Miss Edgar's and Miss Cramp's School (anglais)
Ziting Li – The Study (anglais)

MERCI AUX ENSEIGNANTS ET AUX ÉCOLES PARTICIPANTES

Hebrew Academy Elementary School (Noemie Benizri et Choula Friedman), Académie Sainte-Anne (Marie-Catherine Jacob), Selwyn House School (Bob Bouskill), Académie de Roberval (Ali Rezoug), École des Cinq-Continents (Lallouz Henri), Miss Edgar's and Miss Cramp's School (Elizabeth Lenihan, Samantha Mastromonaco et Jasmine Lau), École St-Arsène (Johanne Berthiaume), École Jonathan Wilson (Émilie Tremblay), École Sainte-Marguerite Bourgeois (Stéphane Rivet), École Iona (Sovanndy Sar), École Maïmonide - Campus Jaboc Safra (Rita Salameh), École Des grands-Êtres (Belhattab Nacereddine), École Paul-Bruchési (Pascal Héon), École Internationale de Montréal (Catherine Fournier, Alexis Forget, Jean Renaud et Véronique Déry), École Alice-Parizeau (Monica Neaga et Etienne Ndongo), Gardenview Elementary School (Nina Wong), École Louis-Riel ( Stéphane Gervais), Marguerite Bourgeoys (Véronique Lalande), Loyola High School (Joshua Parr), Collège Stanislas (Nathalie Hivert-Martin), École Félix-Leclerc (Marie-Hélène Clément), École arménienne Sourp Hagop (Jimmy Lew), The Study (France Gauthier, Kim Hamilton Edna Reingewirtz, Jessica Marrone et Marie-France Sénécal), Académie Yéshiva Yavné (Sharon Melloul), Kells Elementary School (Kelsey Kearns), Children's World Academy (Tania D'Alessandro), Springdale Elementary School (Zinman), St-George's High School Montreal (Jeff Deeprose), Collège Sainte-Anne (Carole Massé), Mont-Saint-Louis (Étienne Tremblay), École Jean-Eudes (Alexandre Dussault), The Sacred Heart School of Montreal (Gisela McIvor).

FOR CONSULTATION

Poster
PDF file – 47 Kb

Poster
PDF file – 47 Kb

Information :
Bar of Montreal,
514 866-9392, extension 235