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What is MyImpact Challenge?

MyImpact Challenge is a civic engagement contest hosted by the Bill of Rights Institute. Submission is open to US citizens and US-based young people who are between the ages of 13 and 19 and enrolled in middle or high school on January 1, 2024.

Submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. PT on Sunday, May 19, 2024.

 
Submission Guidelines and Judging Criteria - Click here to learn how to enter MyImpact Challenge!
 

• Student Grand Prize: $10,000

• Student First Prize: $7,500

• Student Second Prize: $5,000

• Student Third Prize: $2,500

• Student Honorable Mention: $1,500

• Teacher Grand Prize: $500

• Teacher Support Prize: $500

• Teacher Submission Prizes: $500

MyImpact Challenge By State Details...
 ARIZONA MYIMPACT CHALLENGE

• Win $500 - $1500 For Your ARIZONA Service Project! Attend the Conference & WIN prizes!

• All Arizona-based entries will be invited to exhibit their projects in-person on April 24, 2024!

• The contest is open to Arizona students between the ages of 13 and 19 who are involved in a community service project.

• Deadline: Must be received by 11:59 p.m. PT on Monday, March 31, 2024.

 MISSOURI MYIMPACT CHALLENGE

• Win up to $5,000 For Your MISSOURI Service Project! Attend the Conference & WIN prizes!

• All Missouri-based entries will be invited to exhibit their projects in-person on May 3, 2024!

• Open to Missouri-based young people who are between the ages of 13 and 19.

• Deadline: Must be received by 11:59 p.m. PT on Monday, March 31, 2024.

 UTAH MYIMPACT CHALLENGE

• Win $500 - $2,000 For Your UTAH Service Project! Attend the Conference & WIN prizes!

• All Utah-based entries will be invited to exhibit their projects in-person on June 14, 2024!

• Open to Utah-based young people who are between the ages of 13 and 19.

• Deadline: Must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, 2024.

Attend the Conference & WIN prizes!

"Every man is under the natural duty of contributing to the necessities of the society." - Thomas Jefferson

Why Should Students Participate in MyImpact Challenge?

To gain national recognition for their civic achievements!

 

Through this contest, students will:

  • Learn how their community service and civic engagements project carry out the vision of the Founders and align to constitutional principles
  • Share how projects they have designed and executed are evidence of community impact and change
 

The Bill of Rights Institute supports students with:

  • Activities that explore the connections between
      • Citizenship
      • Charity
      • Entrepreneurship
      • Design Thinking
  • Live webinars with student and community leaders
  • Support staff to help them along the way

Educators! Use Our MyImpact Challenge Design Thinking Lessons!

We've developed six lessons to help students create meaningful MyImpact Projects. Help your student learn how they can create governmental, charitable and social enterprise solutions to problems or opportunities they see around them.

View the full curriculum here!

Have questions about the contest?

Our contest team will be more than happy to answer any questions you have about the contest. We look forward to hearing from you!

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