Four entry Categories:

1. Video: 60 seconds in length or shorter and uploaded to YouTube.
2. Creative Writing: 100 words minimum, 600 words maximum.
3. Art: Original work in any medium uploaded directly or as a picture to the site.
4. Music: 90 seconds in length or shorter, original piece of music of any style.

Multiple Ways to Win in each Category:
1.  Top Judges Pick (1 per category) Judges determine the grand prize winners based on the effectiveness of messaging, concept/idea, and creativity.                                                         $1500 educational grants accordingly.
2. The top three high schools with the most entries each receive $1000 as well. (25 entries minimum)
3. The top online vote-getter in each category will also each win a $500 educational grant.

Since one portion of this two-part judging process is online voting, the use of social media becomes a valuable promotional tool.
Teens promote their entries on their favorite social media sites in the process.

It’s simple: Make it. Submit it. Promote it.

Submission Instructions: 

To Get Your Points:

  1. An individual student may earn 100 points for each entry submitted to the Fall Create Real Impact Contest.
  2. Student must observe all rules and instructions and submit entry at 
  3. Click "Submit Your Points" on this website.
  4. Enter the name of the submitter, and select the activity completed, the county, and school.
  5. Include the number of students who were involved in this activity.
  6. Upload a photo of the student with their entry and a brief description of the activity (including the date of completion and any people pictured in the photo). 

**Notes - 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!