Dear Educators and Students,

Peace Islands Institute announces its 5th Annual Art & Essay Contest for the middle and high school students in the State of New Jersey. Since its inception in 2010 PII’s Art & Essay contest for grades 6-12 has reached a prominent number of submissions each year. The board later decided to limit the submissions to 5 per teacher per grade, where more than 200 NJ schools are participating. You can see previous Award Ceremonies and winners by visiting our webpage (

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