Each year the Margaret Chase Smith Library sponsors an essay contest for high school seniors. As it was a presidential election year, the 2016 essay prompt asked students to reflect on their ideal candidate for president.
Holland, Liana D. . "Margaret Chase Smith Library 2016 High School Essay Contest: Qualities of the Ideal President." Maine Policy Review 25.2 (2016) : 79 -80, http://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/mpr/vol25/iss2/15.