WHAT: Be a part of The Battleship IOWA Museum’s 5th annual celebration of Vice Admiral Samuel L. Gravely, Jr., a “Man of Many Firsts,” in observance of Black History month.
WHAT YOU WIN: You too could share the stage with celebrities and honorees, take your classmates on a field trip to the famous Battleship IOWA, and win one of the cash prizes in the VADM Samuel L. Gravely, Jr. Essay Contest.
WHERE & WHEN: Battleship IOWA | Thursday evening, February 15, 2018
BRAVO ZULU ESSAY AWARDS and SPIRIT ESSAY AWARDS
One (1) Bravo Zulu Essay Award Winner will be selected and will receive:
- $250 award & commemorative plaque
- Inclusion & Recognition in Award Celebration
One (1) Bravo Zulu Essay Award Runner-Up will be selected and will receive:
- $100 award & commemorative plaque
- Recognition in Award Celebration
Three (3) Spirit Essay Award Winners will be selected and recognized in Award Celebration
All award recipients are invited to bring their U.S. History teachers to lunch with Ms. Tanya Acker, attorney, civil litigator, celebrity commentator and co-star of the popular CBS syndicated show “Hot Bench.”
All award recipients will receive free field trips with their U.S. History class to a special tour of the Battleship IOWA Museum, including bus transportation.