The Healthy and Sustainable School Food Journalism Competition is designed to bring the hard facts about school food to entire school communities – in the students’ own words.
What could I win?
First prize: $1,500. Second prize: $1,000. Third prize $500. Fourth Prize (x3): $300
…Plus, $200 for your journalism class and the opportunity to have your work publicized on Earth Day Network websites and through their extensive networks.
What is it?
A competition for student journalists. Articles submitted for consideration must be about the need for healthy, sustainable school food and must have been published in a school newspaper.
Who can enter?
U.S. high school students ages 13 to 18.
Best-selling author and food activist Michael Pollan will judge the finalists and select the winners!