Write an essay, win a resort?

Posted at 9:20 AM, May 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-05 09:20:31-04

(NECN, NBC NEWSCHANNEL) Have you ever dreamed about owning a bed-and-breakfast in a coastal resort town? Well, now is your chance.

The Almost Home Inn Essay Contest is seeking 8,000 entries from interested participants worldwide. The prize: a bed-and-breakfast in Ogunquit, Maine, and $20,000 in cash.

Jacqui Grant, the innkeeper and native of Maine, wants to pay it forward and afford someone else the opportunity to own the Inn.

The contest calls for contestants to submit a 225-word essay titled "Why I would like to own and operate an Inn located in Ogunquit, a coastal town in Southern Maine."

The entry fee is $110 and is open to anyone in the world who is 18 or older.

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