Middle, High School & College Students:
Your Voice, Your Viewpoint: An Open Call For Students To Speak Out
As our city has been through many challenges
Students can either choose from the following
these last few months we know that one issue
prompts or choose to submit work beyond
that is relevant and part of so many kids lives
the prompts, but still related to the overall
is racism. And we want you to be heard, really!
goal of sharing YOUR VOICE AND YOUR
We want middle school to college students to
submit their stories to us. So whether this is in a
story, video, or Tik Tok, share your viewpoint or
experience with racism. You have until October
30th, midnight to enter your voice, viewpoint to
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Submit virtual or written entries limited to 250 words either by email or by using the hashtag #YourVoiceYourViewpoint on social media including:
Instagram or TikTok. Video entries can be emailed to YourVoiceYourViewpoint@schnepsmedia.com. Please include your name, age, and school with
entries. Submissions will be published in Schneps Media’s multiple platforms of print, digital, and broadcasting. 2 middle school students, 2 high school
students, and 2 college students will each be awarded a prize of $500 by a panel of Queensborough Community College students. Submissions will be
accepted through Friday, Oct. 30, and winners of the prize will be announced on Friday, Nov. 6. For additional information please call 718-260-2500.
Thank you to Claire Friedlander Foundation for providing prizes to Your Voice, Your Viewpoint
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