By Steve Jalsevac

  TORONTO, November 29, 2006 ( – The Interim newspaper is reminding youth that the Dec. 8 deadline for submissions to the Father Ted Scholarship Program is just slightly more than a week away.

  Grade 11 or 12 students are eligible to win one of three $1,000 scholarships this year by submitting an original 800-1000 word length essay on the topic, “Is abortion the most important human rights issue of our day?”

  For more contest information, the rules and to download the application form see: