Think Outside the Box – ACLU Essay Contest For Teens

Sep. 28, 2012 / By

Deadline Oct. 17

Event Date(s):

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 – 00:00 – Wednesday, October 17, 2012 – 00:00

Enter the Think Outside the Box essay contest… Make your voice heard!

Every dollar spent on prisons is not spent on something you care about more!

We want to know:

  • What do you care about?
  • What would you do with the money saved if you were the Governor of California?
  • What kind of difference could you make?


  • You must be 14 – 19 years old
  • All types and styles are cool (essay, poetry, Hip-Hop lyricism, commentary…)
  • Got a sketch to go with your words? That works.
  • Entry deadline: Wednesday, October 17, 2012
  • You must live in California
  • There is NO fee to enter!

1st Place winner receives a Nook Color
The runner up and “Fan Favorite” each get a $50 VISA gift card
We’ll promote featured writers on Facebook and Twitter every week
There will be one “Fan Favorite” so make sure you tell your friends

Read more HERE