Want to be NH Kid Governor for a Day? Get Writing!

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2019 New Hampshire’s Kid Governor Lola Giannelli (center) on officially being sworn into office! Joining her on the New Hampshire’s Kid Executive Council will be Ben Vachon (left) and Evelyn Ellis-Haines (right).

CONCORD, NH –  Governor Chris Sununu announced the 2019 “Governor for a Day” essay competition. The competition is open to all middle and high school students, grades 6-12. The initiative was launched in New Hampshire to foster civic education and promote youth participation in government.

Interested applicants are invited to submit a 250-500 word essay completing the sentence, “If I were Governor for a day, I would…” One individual will be selected to serve as the official student “Governor for a Day” and will be invited to join Governor Sununu for a day full of educational experiences.

Entry deadline is April 26.

Additional details and competition criteria can be found here.