Want to win a $5,000 grant for your favorite high school program?
Just send us a 500-word essay about how something at your school has impacted you and why it needs money to make it better.
The deadline is Nov. 14, 2010. Winners will be announced in December.
Our station’s community affairs department will review each submission, narrow it down to a group of semi-finalists, then turn them over to a panel of community leaders for judging.
NBC's "Homeroom Reformers Challenge" is a student essay contest sponsored by the "Education Nation" Initiative to inspire students to take action on education reform.
Go here to submit your essay: