The Federal Voting Assistance Program’s 2011 Slogan Contest promotes absentee voting by the Uniformed Services, their families, and U.S. citizens residing outside the United States.
FVAP provides U.S. citizens worldwide a broad range of non-partisan information and assistance to facilitate their participation in the democratic process - regardless of where they work or live.
To enter just create a simple slogan (or slogans) that expresses the importance of voting and will inspire others to vote. A panel of judges will review all slogan submissions and choose the winning slogan on its originality and motivational value. This winning slogan will be featured in FVAP’s 2012/2013 outreach campaign which focuses on increasing voter awareness among U.S. citizens worldwide. This will include the FVAP website (www.fvap.gov), the 2012/2013 Voting Assistance Guide, motivational posters, and other FVAP publications.
All submissions must include your full name, branch of service (if military), mailing address, daytime telephone number, and email address (if applicable).
$20,000 in prizes
First Place Winner (2)
This winning design will be featured in the FVAP’s 2012/2013 outreach campaign which focuses on increasing voter awareness among U.S. citizens worldwide. Additionally, the winner will be invited to attend the GI Film Fest in Washington, DC to present their slogan.Authorized travel expenses,up to a maximum of $10,000, will be reimbursed by FVAP for the winner and one guest. No cash prize will be awarded.
Runners Up (3)
Runners Up will receive a certificate from the Department and a challenge coin.
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
How to enter
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Text only (email messages with pdf attachments are deleted for information security purposes). One slogan per email.
Fax: (703) 696-1352 or DSN 426-1352. Visit the FVAP website at www.fvap.gov for international toll-free fax numbers. Submit one slogan per fax. No cover sheet is necessary.
Mail: Federal Voting Assistance Program, 1777 North Kent Street Suite 14003, Arlington, VA 22209
Originality and Motivational Value
The slogan expresses the importance of voting and will inspire others to vote.