National Initiative to
End Corporal Punishment
THE “HIT NO MORE” SOCIAL MEDIA CONTEST
!!! DEADLINE EXTENDED: Now accepting entries through August 1, 2020 !!!
In an effort to educate people and move U.S. parents away from the use of physical punishment, the U.S. Alliance to End the Hitting of Children and the National Initiative to End Corporal Punishment are sponsoring a competition to generate persuasive anti-physical punishment social media materials.
Entries will be used on social media platforms for the on-going campaign to change the minds of those who think that physical punishment is an appropriate way to discipline. Winning entries will receive a PRIZE, and there will also be a raffle for an iPad Mini!
Image Contest
Submit your ORIGINAL CONTENT
in one of the following formats:
 
Photo          Meme
Cartoon      Instagram  
Artwork      Other Image
Video Contest
 
Submit your ORIGINAL CONTENT
in one of the following formats:  
 
Short Video
Gif
Other Video
 
 
PRIZES
 
 
THERE WILL BE A TOTAL OF 13  PRIZES AWARDED!
 
Each participant is alloted ONE entry per contest (i.e., one photo and one video)
 
IN EACH AGE CATEGORY, THERE WILL BE A: 
1ST, 2ND & People's Choice AWARD FOR VIDEO
1ST, 2ND & People's Choice AWARD FOR IMAGE 
 
                                                                 
 
                                                                IF YOU ARE 18 YEARS & OLDER*
 
 
                                                                                   FIRST  PLACE: $2,500 FOR VIDEO | $1,000 FOR IMAGE
 
                                                                                  SECOND  PLACE: $1,250 FOR VIDEO | $500 FOR IMAGE
 
                                                                                   PEOPLE'S CHOICE: $750 FOR VIDEO | $250 FOR IMAGE
 
 
                                                                                                                    *awards distributed in cash
 
 
 
 
                                                            IF YOU ARE YOUNGER THAN 18 YEARS**
 
 
                                                                                   FIRST  PLACE: $500 FOR VIDEO | $300 FOR IMAGE
 
                                                                                  SECOND  PLACE: $250 FOR VIDEO | $150 FOR IMAGE
 
                                                                                  PEOPL'ES CHOICE: $125 FOR VIDEO | $75 FOR IMAGE
 
 
                                                                                                                 **awards distributed in gift cards
 
 
 
 
 
In addition, each person who votes for People's Choice will be entered into a drawing to win the BONUS 13th prize, an iPad Mini!