You are invited to join in this exciting contest inspired by events that occurred in Virginia in 1619 that continue to shape America today.
Three important key themes emerged 400 years ago: Democracy, Diversity, and Opportunity.
We want to hear from you!
What is your American Dream? How will you shape American Democracy? We want to hear from you! How do you shape American Culture?
You and your school can win BIG!
The grand prize of $5000 will be awarded to the winner’s affiliated school or association, and 10 iPads (or equivalent) will be distributed to the student team members.
It’s easy, create your team, choose one of the ideas below as the inspiration for your project, and unleash your creativity.
What you create is up to you — a video, a performance, a presentation.
Share your vision with us.
What is American Democracy?
How Will You Shape American Democracy?
What is American Culture?
How Do You Shape American Culture?
What is The American Dream?
What is Your American Dream?
Winners in each of the three categories will receive cash prizes, and one lucky winner will receive the grand prize. In addition, the project that is chosen as the audience favorite will win a prize as well.
The contest will open on
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The submission period has started for this phase.
If you change, add or remove elements from this entry form, previously submitted entries will be altered.
Please be sure to communicate these changes to your participants, so they can unsubmit their entries and edit them if necessary.