Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakaatuh
Dear Respected ICLI Community Members,

ICLI’s 20th Annual Black History Month

The Islamic Center of Long Island’s (ICLI) 20th Annal Black History Month Celebration will take place at

ICLI on Sunday, March 5, 2023, at 2:00 PM.

Once again, ICLI is inviting students to participate in its annual student essay contest.

The theme of this year’s event and essay contest title is:
Black History Month: “Celebrating Black Voices of Transformation”

Students (Grades 5 to 12) are asked to write a short essay about an African American who currently use or have used their voice as a vehicle to make a major change in their community or society at large.

Please find the links below for Guidelines & Submissions:

20th Annual Black History Month Celebration Student Essay Contest 2023

Coversheet BHMC 2023 Student Essay Contest

BHMC 2023 Essay Contest RUBRIC

Jazak’Allah Khairan!