Drive Now TXT L8R Social Media Contest
Attention Indiana high school and college students: We want to change attitudes and behaviors related to texting and driving, and we need your help! Use your creativity and social media savvy to spread the message about the dangers of texting and driving. Winners receive up to $5,000 in scholarships to help pay for post-secondary education.
And don't forget to follow @TXTL8R_IN to see your entries retweeted!Contest Rules:-Contestants must be enrolled in an Indiana high school, college, university or other post-secondary education institution-To participate in the contest, contestants must post either a photo or video on a social media platform of their choosing that conveys the message of the Drive Now TXT L8R campaign in a completely original and creative way-Winners will be chosen under two divisions: 'high school' and 'post-secondary'-You may enter as an individual or work in a group with a maximum of four team members-College Choice 529 scholarship award amounts will be $5,000 for a winning entry by an individual, or $2,500 per team member for a winning entry by a group (up to four team members)-The individual or at least one team member must have a public Twitter account to participate-All participants (including all members of teams) must register at TXTL8R.in.gov -All posts entered in the contest must be public; Posts from private accounts will not be visible, and will not be considered-All entries must use the hashtag, #TXTL8RIN-Entries should include the Drive Now TXT L8R logo; However, a tweet with only the Drive Now TXT L8R logo as an attached photo will not count as an entry.-Winners will receive their prize through a direct deposit into their College Choice 529 account-If a winner does not have a College Choice 529 account, he or she will need to set one up in order to receive his or her prize. Winners have 30 days from the date he or she is notified of winning to create a College Choice 529 accountAll rules, regulations and policies of the utilized social media channel must be followedFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $5,000
Essay required: Yes