The Foundation sponsored the Governor’s Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest for 4th through 12th grade students throughout Florida. The essay contest celebrates Hispanic heritage, family and culture. The theme for the 2023 essay and art contests was “Celebrating Florida’s Hispanic Heroes and their Contributions to Freedom”.
Congratulations to the 2023 Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest winners! Each winning student received a 2-Year Florida College Plan Scholarship from the Florida Prepaid College Foundation.
Essay Contest winners:
- Elementary School Category: Norah Hall and Angelica Urena
- Middle School Category: Joseph Norman and Camila Romero
- High School Category: Jasmyn Cabral and Bella Jiron