win 3 round-trip airline tickets + $600
Student Essay Contest
Florida students in grades 9-12
Essays must comply with MLA style format.
Participants must write an essay of 1,000-1,500 words on one or more of the following subjects:
- Florida’s influence on worldwide commercial aviation with particular reference to the contribution and legacy of Tony Jannus
- The contribution to commercial aviation by one of the recipients of the Tony Jannus Award
- The economic impact of commercial aviation with particular reference to jobs, trade and tourism
- How Tony Jannus and/or Tony Jannus Award Recipients have stimulated me to explore the aviation industry as a possible career field
Student: Three round-trip tickets* on Southwest Airlines to any of Southwest Airlines destination, plus $600 spending allowance.
Teacher: Two round-trip tickets* on Southwest Airlines to any Southwest Airlines destination.
Second and Third Places
Student: $50 restaurant gift certificate and an award certificate
Teacher: $50 restaurant gift certificate