The upcoming deadline for the ACA Graduate Student Essay Contest is. Don't miss your chance to win $1,000, a complimentary 2014 ACA Conference registration, a $250 ACA eGift Certificate, and publication of your essay in Counseling Today. The annual essay competition is sponsored by the ACA Foundation. This year's question: Which particular characteristics of the counseling profession shaped your quest to become a counselor? You may participate in one of the following:
---Graduate Student Essay Competition - Supported by Gerald and Marianne Corey and Allen and Mary Bradford Ivey (open to all ACA members enrolled in counseling-related graduate studies at an accredited college or university).
---ACA Future School Counselors Essay Competition - Supported by the Roland and Dorothy Ross Trust (open to all ACA members enrolled in counseling-related studies at an accredited college or university leading to a career as a professional school counselor at the elementary, middle, or high school level). Only future school counselors who intend to function in pre K-12 educational settings are eligible.
The online application, essay competition rules and additional information can be found here: https://docs.google.com/forms/