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The Baltimore Ravens are celebrating Black History Month

Celebrate, Motivate, Inspire
The Baltimore Ravens are proud to celebrate stories of perseverance, progress and impact in observance of Black History Month and beyond. We ask our fans to join us in celebrating diversity and championing a positive path forward.

Black History Month Essay Contest

Baltimore Ravens Black History Month Essay Contest

The Baltimore Ravens are proud to announce the 2021 Black History Month Essay Contest, which is open to all middle and high school students in Baltimore and its surrounding areas. The theme for this year's essay is "Celebrate, Motivate, Inspire" and students are encouraged to submit an essay between 250-500 words describing an African American in history, in your life or community, who is making or has made a positive impact on history and how they have inspired you personally.

We received fantastic entries for our Inaugural Black History Month Essay Contest! Congratulations to our winners!

  • Grand Prize Winners: Sutton Nicolini (MS) and London Jackson (HS)
  • Runner-Ups: Leo Gabrielle (MS) and Samuel McCammon (HS)