In celebration of the Cabrillo National Monument, the monument's foundation is holding an essay contest for all students in grades 4-12. Each essay should be between 250 and 500 words on a topic about the historical, cultural, or natural resources of Cabrillo Monument. One winner will be selected from three categories: grades 4-6; 7-9 and 10-12. The essay deadline is August 31. Read more.