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Women I Admire Essay Contest

In honor of International Women's Day, the National Cambodian Heritage Museum and the Cambodian Women's Network presents:

Woman I Admire Essay Contest

Write a 2-page essay on a woman you admire.

  • Describe why this woman has inspired you.

  • How has she impacted your life?


Open to all Chicagoland area high school students. Winners will be announced at the Cambodian Museum's event on Saturday, March 10 in honor of International Women's Day.

  • 1st Prize: $250

  • 2nd Prize: $75

  • 3rd Prize: $50

Submit essay to Anneth Houy at


Deadline to submit: March 1, 2018