Protect Me With 3+ is an annual poster and video contest, and a collaboration between The Partnership for Maternal and Child Health of Northern New Jersey and the New Jersey Department of Health. We believe your health is worth a shot.
With the help of middle and high school students throughout New Jersey, the contest aims to raise awareness about the importance of adolescent immunizations and to increase vaccination rates for several important vaccines:
Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis (Tdap)
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
Participating is as easy as 1-2-3!
Check out the resources below to learn how to participate in this year’s contest!
Submit a Video
The video contest offers an interactive medium for middle school and high school students to communicate the importance of adolescent vaccines. Participants can submit a video up to 30 seconds long that highlights key facts about one of the vaccines listed above. The deadline to submit is January 24, 2021.
The Protect Me With 3+ poster contest encourages middle school and high school students to submit original artwork that highlights key facts about one of the vaccines listed above. Artwork can be hand drawn or computer-generated. The deadline for all submissions is January 24, 2021.
The top three posters and videos win awesome prizes, and the chance for students’ work to be seen by the public during statewide awareness activities. Artwork from the top five finalists will also be posted on our website during the voting period.
Poster Contest: 1st Place $100 Gift Card, 2nd Place $75 Gift Card, 3rd Place $50 Gift Card
Video Contest: 1st Place $150 Gift Card, 2nd Place $100 Gift Card, 3rd Place $75 Gift Card
Classroom Prize: $75 Gift Card for the classroom with the most eligible submissions in each category
Early Bird Prizes
If students submit on or before January 1, 2021, they will be entered into a random early bird drawing to win even more cool prizes from our sponsors!
The standard submission period ends on January 24, 2021. Good luck!