Minnesota Hockey, in partnership with Park Dental, has announced the topic for the 2017 Hockey Education Program (HEP) Essay Contest.
All registered Minnesota Hockey participants are encouraged to enter the contest by completing the following: “I’m Having The Most Fun In Hockey When…”
The top three essays, as selected by the HEP Committee will be featured during the Fox Sports North broadcast of Hockey Day Minnesota on January 20, 2018. All three finalists will also be featured in Let’s Play Hockey magazine and have an opportunity to attend a Minnesota Wild home game this season. The contest winner will be selected among the three finalists and will receive a “Dream Day” experience on a Minnesota Wild gameday during the 2018-19 season. The “Dream Day” includes attending a Minnesota Wild morning skate, an hour of ice time at Xcel Energy Center and a group suite at a Wild game later that night.
In addition, all essays submitted by Wednesday, Nov. 22 will be entered into a drawing for four tickets to see the U.S. Women's National Team face off against Canada on Sunday, Dec. 3rd at Xcel Energy Center.
Submissions will be accepted from November 6 through December 5. Original essays should be limited to 250 words or less, and should include the child’s name, hockey association, team/classification, address, phone number and email address. Submissions can be sent to:Minnesota Hockey Attn: HEP Essay Contest 317 Washington Street Saint Paul, MN 55102