“I owe it to all those who did not survive to tell the story.”
-Lusia Hornstein, Local Survivor

Engage with the powerful stories of local Holocaust survivors through participation in the Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center’s Carrying the Stories Forward Writing Contest. Students in grades 7-12 in the Tri-State region of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana are invited to view Holocaust survivor testimony, conduct research about Holocaust history, and write an essay or poem communicating the importance of carrying forward Holocaust survivors’ stories.

Contest Details

Click here to view contest details, including this year’s theme and prompt, submission information, contest eligibility, information for educators, and more.

Submission Deadline

Entries must be submitted online via the submission form by Friday, February 12, 2021 at 11:59 pm.

Submission Form Coming Soon!

Questions? Please contact Sarah Schneider, Program Coordinator, by e-mail at [email protected] or by phone at 513-487-3055.