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Arrupe Jesuit High School is seeking virtual volunteers to serve as essay readers for the Pedro Arrupe Writing Challenge

Enjoy creative writing? We are looking for essay readers to evaluate and score student writing entries in the Pedro Arrupe Writing Challenge (PAWC). Your evaluations will lead to the selection of contest winners, with prizes awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place writers. This is a virtual volunteer opportunity, where you will receive an electronic packet of anonymous essays (each about 2 pages long), along with a detailed rubric for scoring. Reader packets will be emailed on April 13th and are requested back by Monday, April 26th.

There will be an awards breakfast at Arrupe Jesuit High School on Friday, April 30th at 8:30 AM, where our top three writers will read their essays aloud and receive their prizes. Volunteer readers are invited to attend, along with Arrupe teaching faculty, student writers, and the families of our top three writers. We will also try to have the awards program available to watch live on our website.

*This volunteer opportunity is now closed*