A Contest for All High School Students!

Utah Jazz Black History Month Essay Contest

Investing in the Future

Utah community leaders came together to sign a compact committing to anti-racist principles and actions. The Utah Compact on Racial Equity, Diversity and Inclusion is founded on the principles that all people are created equal and that all Utahns must have a truly equal opportunity to prosper.

Competition Levels

The contest is open to all students from grades 9–12. There will be one group for all entries. A judging committee will select three finalists, one of which will be the overall winner.


All three finalists will receive a $500 gift card and Jazz fan pack, including autographed player photo. In addition, the overall winner will receive a virtual appearance with a Jazz player to his/her/their class.

Contest opens: Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Contest closes: Wednesday, February 17, 2021

For complete details on how to enter go to:

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