For the 10th year in a row, the National Bar Association offers students the opportunity to compete for scholarships to continue their education.
Metlife will serve as the Platinum Sponsor of the 2010 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drum Major for the Justice Advocacy Competition. The competition is an annual advocacy program designed to motivate students of color to excel in education. The contest encourages high school seniors to express their views on a pre-selected topic, and judges the students on their ability to communicate orally and in writing. It also provides young people with experience in public speaking.
High school seniors across the nation are invited to submit an essay for the 2010 competition. The winners of the regional competitions will advance to the national competition to be heald on August 11, 2010, in New Orleans.