State Contests

Each year MABPA offers 5 opportunities for students to earn scholarship money towards the National Leadership Conference. They consist of:

  • State Pin Contest- the winning design is made into a pin for the upcoming National Leadership Conference

  • Cover Contest- design the cover for our 2020 SLC program

  • T-Shirt Contest- design the official Conference T-Shirt for the 2020 SLC

  • Writing Contest- students write an essay in response to a given topic

  • Community Service Award - showcase the community service projects that your chapter participates in.

Each award offers $100 for first place, $75 for second place, and $50 for third place. See individual contest guidelines below for more details and for directions on how to submit.

The T-shirt Contest deadline has passed. The deadline to pre-submit the pin, cover, writing, and community service contests is Monday, February 8.


How to presubmit your Contests:

  1. .There will be a new system to pre-submit the state contests this year. Information will be provided at the beginning of January.

2021 STATE T-SHIRT CONTEST


2020-2021 T-shirt Contest Guidelines (for Secondary and Post Secondary students)

2021 STATE WRITING CONTEST


2021 Writing Contest Guidelines (for Secondary and Post-Secondary Students)

2021 STATE PIN CONTEST


2021 Pin Contest Guidelines (for Secondary and Post-Secondary Students)

2021 STATE COVER CONTEST


2021 Cover Contest Guidelines (for Secondary and Post-Secondary Students)

2021 COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD


2021 Community Service Award Guidelines (for Secondary and Post-Secondary students)

Beyond MABPA Award Guidelines


2021 Beyond MABPA Award (for Secondary and Post-Secondary Students)

2021 SLC National Anthem Contest


2021 National Anthem Contest (for Secondary and Post-Secondary Students)

MABPA logos which can be used in cover and pin contest (click each picture to download jpeg):