FOURTEENTH ANNUAL ESSAY CONTEST


In 500 word or less write about
 WHY RESPECT FOR YOURSELF AND OTHERS
IS IMPORTANT TO STOP BULLING?

Make sure your essay includes ways students, who respect themselves and others, can help someone being bullied

You could win  $250.00.

Send us your entry before May 31, 2016.
Make sure you follow the rules and regulations below:

2015-2016 Essay Contest Rules and Regulations: All entries must be original, legible, double-spaced and emailed to PreventBullyingNow@heyugly.org pasted in the body of an email. Make sure subject of email is: Essay Contest. Entrant's name, age, grade, school, home address, and phone number must be clearly printed, in black ink, on the entry. Contestants may enter contest more than once. Must be 7 - 17 to enter. Void where prohibited by law. All entries must be postmarked no later than May, 31, 2016. All entries submitted for judging will become the exclusive property of Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc. and will not be returned to entrants. To determine the winner, all entries submitted will be  judged on clarity of message, sincerity, composition and originality. An independent panel of professional writers and journalists will conduct judging. Judging will take place on or about July 15, 2016. Decisions of judges are final. Winner will be notified, by phone or mail, no later than September 15, 2016. First Prize: $250.00 cash. To receive a written letter noting the winner, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by October 15, 2016. Winner need not be present to win. All taxes and any expenses not indicated herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. Any prize returned as undeliverable will be awarded to an alternate winner. Entry and acceptance of prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) for sponsor and anyone it may authorize to use winners' names, photographs or other likenesses, biographical information, hometowns and statements concerning the contest for purposes of advertising and promotion without compensation to the winner. Employees of Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc., its affiliated companies, participating partners and their respective advertising, promotion and production agencies and their immediate families are not eligible. Not responsible for typographical or other errors. All prizes are guaranteed to be awarded.



Congratulations to Sanah Jivani
for winning $250 in our 2014/15 Essay Contest!
Click her picture to watch her read it. You will love it!

 

 

 

 

 

Congrats to Melineh Hovakimian, who won
$250 in our 2013/14 Essay Contest.