Now in its ninth consecutive year, the Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship is an opportunity to hear from young Oregonians on some of the most pressing issues of our time.
In 2017, we asked students to respond to the following question:
“How would you solve the public health crisis of gun violence?”
We received more than 150 entries, including essays, poems and narrative works, from communities throughout the state. We greatly appreciate all of the students who took the time to share their ideas with us.
We are pleased to announce the winners of this year's Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship: