We hope you have read the two personal favorite winning essays from the Harlan J. Berk and the Marvin Tameanko "Sponsored" Essay Contests in our Introduction..... they really are all-time "Best of the Best" essays - when we create a "Hall of Fame" they will be the first ones in there !
However, the competition was stiff, and we thought you might like to read a couple more winners from these "Sponsored" contests.
The HARLAN J. BERK CONTEST
Contest Winner's Certificate
To start with the youngest winner, aged 12, who received the $500 Savings Bond Junior prize from Harlan Berk - see the presentation at http://ancientcoinsforeducation.org/gallery2/main.php?g2_itemId=211 This young writer, Vittoriano is now living with his parents in Rome, and must be writing even more superlative essays now..... think of the atmosphere that he can add from his present vantage point !
A marvellous 2nd place Intermediate age category essay in the Harlan Berk Contest came from Kastalia, a 14 year old girl in Colorado - she won a silver Denarius of Antoninus Pius, and this is her essay..........
Joe, aged 17, was the happy recipient of the Harlan J Berk Senior Essay prize.......from Columbus, OH, he received an amazing $2000 Savings Bond !
from the MARVIN TAMEANKO 2003 Sponsored Contest,
Marvin's wonderful book
There was a 1st place tie in this contest.
This essay from Scott, Orange Park Fl, a student of Leslie Perkins, was Mr Tameanko's favorite
Read Scott's Essay Here (pdf 152kb)
This essay from Paul, of Lexington, KY, was the favorite of Judge Delane Hewitt.