A warm congratulations to the Grand Prize winner of the 2019 Signal Grace $1,000 Scholarship Contest, Ms. Sophia Klomparens!
Ms. Klomparens’s entry for this year’s scholarship contest, a triptych of poetry with each section named for one of the colors of Mardi Gras (purple, gold, and green), was the unanimous favorite of the judges. Ms. Klomparens demonstrated breathtaking ingenuity, masterful skill, and abundant courage in her writing. All of the judges were astonished by her creativity, citing her poetry as brilliant and clever.
In addition to recognizing Ms. Klomparens as the Grand Prize winner, the following students’ entries are recognized as “Author’s Choice” finalists: