My Impact Challenge Missouri FAQs
Missouri’s MyImpact Challenge is a civics fair sponsored by the Bill of Rights Institute and the University of Missouri-St. Louis’ Center for Character and Citizenship. The fair will be held May 3, 2024 at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.
The contest is open to Missouri students between the ages of 13 and 19 who are involved in a community service project.
Send a project report of up to 2,000 words, an essay of up to 1,200 words on how your project upholds one Civic Virtue and one Founding Principle, and photo or video documentation. Find out more at MyImpactChallenge.org.
Groups of up to five members can enter the contest.
No. Entries must be written and filed by students. Teachers may provide support but cannot write entries and should not file entires under their names.
No. MyImpact Challenge awards cash prizes which can be used for any purpose, whether funding your education or investing money back into your project.
If you've started work on an ongoing service project that isn't finished yet, enter anyway! If you're doing real work and your project is having a real impact, we want to see it.
No. MyImpact Challenge is a contest for completed or in-progress service projects. If you are only at the project planning stage, you might have a great entry for next year's contest