Text, Talk, Vote Contest


From September 26 – October 9, 2016, join with friends and family in your community and across the country to talk about the importance of voting and civic engagement. Click to learn more about Text, Talk, Vote.



The Contest

Register to organize Text, Talk, Vote events from September 26 – October 9, 2016 and you could win one of 5 $1,000 prizes for your high school, college or non-profit community organization*)! 

The Rules

  1. Participants can sign up on behalf of their high school, college or community organization.* 
  2. Winners are required to submit a photo & bio that we can share.
  3. This contest takes place on September 26 – October 9, 2016.  Text, Talk, Vote will be available now through November 8th, but the contest will count participation only during the national TTV week from September 26 – October 9, 2016 .

*Schools, colleges and non-profit community organizations will need to submit W-9s in order to receive the cash award. 

Contestant Categories

  1. Small college / university (up to 4000 students)
  2. Medium college / university (4000 - 10,000 students)
  3. Large college / university (10,000 + students)
  4. School challenge (High school or middle school)
  5. Community challenge (Non-profit community group)

Register for the Contest

  1. Get your organizer code by register here
  2. Share your organizer code.
    • Share your organizer code with everyone you reach out to and ask them to enter it when they are prompted to do so during Text, Talk, Vote from September 26 – October 2, 2016.
  3. Get as many people as you can to Text, Talk, Vote from September 26 – October 2, 2016.
    • Gather your friends, classmates, family, and community members and have them text "VOTE" to 42016 to begin.
    • REMEMBER: Be sure to share your unique organizer code with your participants to enter at the prompt!