Posted by on Jan 9, 2017 in Uncategorized | 4 comments

kirland-960We are excited to hear from the valiant youth of today via insightful essays submitted to our teen travel/essay contest – PRIZE is ONE SEAT on our JUNE 19-24, 2017 PALMYRA to KIRTLAND  Tour – this tour includes one night at NIAGARA FALLS, CANADA!  (Current passport required.)  Youth 14-19 years (age as of June 19, 2017) are eligible. Essays should highlight specific examples from the 1800’s LDS Church History and/or someone from your own family history.  Share what these heroes have done and how you can apply their valiant examples to your life today and in the future. Contest starts January 14, 2017 and entries must be submitted by February 14, 2017.

All contestants must submit their essay along with a completed and signed Contest form. Click here for heroes-from-history-2017-essay-contest-rules and entry form.

PLEASE SHARE THIS CONTEST INFORMATION WITH THE VALIANT YOUTH IN YOUR LIFE–let’s give these amazing young people a hand and a boost to their testimony and understanding.

Questions may be sent to info@mormonheritage.com.

Contest form and essays are to be submitted by email or mail to:  info@mormonheritage.com or Mormon Heritage Association, 2367 W Goldenpointe Way, West Jordan, Utah 84088.


  1. Just to clarify.. can you write about someone who is more contemporary? ( i.e. a grandfather?)

    • The rules say it is to be an ancestor from the 1800s.

  2. Do you have winners yet?

    • Winners will be announced later, today! Stay tuned…

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