Red Ribbon Week Photo Contest

The 2021 Red Ribbon Week Photo Contest aims to engage communities across the country about the importance of living drug free through the use of creative photography.

This year's categories include Most Creative Home or School, Best Use of School or Family and Community, Best Use of Theme, Most Ambitious and Most Educational.

Twenty contest winners will receive an Apple iPad and $1,000 will be donated to their school for drug prevention education.

To Complete the Activity visit https://www.redribbon.org/contest for the following information:

Mark your calendars, the contest will kick off on October 1st. We can't wait to see your pictures!

Two Ways to Enter 

  1. Families may submit a photo of  a home decoration
  2. Schools may submit a photo of a school or virtual school decoration

Two Ways to Win 

  1. Receive the most votes in your Region for your entry
  2. Receive one of the following Judges Awards:

Home Entries

  • Most Creative Home
  • Best Use of Family and Community
  • Best Use of The Theme
  • Most Ambitious
  • Most Educational

School Entries

  • Most Creative School
  • Best Use of School and Community
  • Best Use of The Theme
  • Most Ambitious
  • Most Educational

HOW TO ENTER

Decorate your Home front door, mailbox or fence with a (double-looped) Red Ribbon and this year’s theme: “Drug Free Looks Like Me.TM”. 

OR

Decorate your School  with a (double-looped) Red Ribbon and this year’s theme: “Drug Free Looks Like Me.TM”. 

Snap a Photo & Upload

Take a picture of your Red Ribbon decoration (preferably with people in it!) and upload to www.redribbon.org/contest-2021.

You must be 18 years old to enter, so parents (or for school entries, school staff or PTA members) must submit the photos.

Get Votes!

Ask your friends, family, colleagues and school contacts to vote for your photo on our website.

Submission Instructions: 

To Get Your Points:

  1. Complete the activity as described above.
  2. Take photos/video of students participating in the activity.
  3. Click "Submit Points."
  4. Fill out the online submission COMPLETELY
  5. Enter the name and email of the submitter  
  6. Upload your photos/video and a brief description of the activity (including the date of completion and any people pictured in the photo).
  7. Multiple individual classroom presentations or school assemblies will only be approved as one submission
  8. Schools must take new photos with and submit these pictures to earn points again for the current year. 
  9. Points for all award levels will be counted instantaneously, but the Silver Award will not be granted until a participating school has earned the Bronze Award!

Share photos and video to school social media sites  

            Facebook     #ReduceTeenCrashesDelCoOH

            Twitter         @ReduceOHCrashes 

            Instagram    @reduceteencrashesdelcooh

Questions? Contact Jackie Bain, SAFE Delaware County Coalition coordinator jbain@DelawareHealth.org or 740-203-2083