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The 2014 UCSD California Native American Day (CANA-Day) Celebration  High School Essay Contest for high school students in San Diego County is now LIVE!

As part of the University of California, San Diego’s 2013-14 California Native American Day (CANA-Day) Celebration, our committee is proud to announce our Annual CANA-Day High School Essay Contest. This year’s celebration theme is: "Honoring Tradition through Culture and Education."

The application deadline is Friday, April, 11, 2014. Winners will be notified by May 10, 2014. All entrants are invited to attend UC San Diego’s annual PowWow, to be held in May 2014, hosted by UC San Diego’s Native American Student Alliance (NASA).

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF ENTRIES: Friday, April, 11, 2014

Download the application here!

Please submit your completed essay and application to:

u.s. mail:
UC San Diego CANA-Day Essay Contest
c/o Irma Velasco,  office of the chancellor
9500 gilman drive #0005
San Diego, CA 92093-0005

e-mail: canadayessay@ucsd.edu