From September 18, 2019 to September 17, 2021 (the "Contest Period") Constituting America will conduct the "We the Future" holiday card and poem contest (the "Contest") in the 50 States of the United States of America (including the District of Columbia), the U.S. Territories and the American Armed Forces Schools Abroad.
The poem topic is: Please create a poem that best represents how the checks and balances in the US Constitution help ensure that people remain both sovereign and free.
The holiday card topic is: Please create an artwork that best represents the checks and balances of the three branches of government represented in the US Constitution and why they matter.
Instructions for the holiday card and poem are outlined in Section III.
To enter, students and/or parent/guardians are encouraged to fill out the online Contest Signup form, indicating their intent to enter the contest, including the line on the form giving parental consent. Contest updates and deadline reminders will be sent to the students signing up for the contest in advance.
To enter the poem, the completed Contest Sign-up form with signed parental consent and poem entry may be emailed to WeTheFuture2021@yahoo.com or mailed in hard copy form to the P.O. Box below. Student's name, age and grade must appear on the poem.
The holiday card entry, along with two copies of the completed Contest Sign-up form with signed parental consent, must be submitted by mail in hard copy form, with student's name, age and grade on back, to:
Constituting America We The Future Contest
P.O. Box 1988 Colleyville, TX 76034