Serra Club Vocations Essay Contest

Every year, the Serra Club of St. Louis hosts a Vocations Essay Contest for 6th graders and high school sophomores. In this contest, the high schoolers were asked to write an essay on “How your relationship with a priest, sister, seminarian or deacon has enriched your life?” The sophomore contest concluded last fall. The 6th grade Vocations Essay Contest is currently underway, with entries due on February 28, 2018.

One of the winners from the high school contest, Benjamin Ducharme, wrote about Fr. John Schneier, Class of 2017: