If I Were Mayor Student Contest

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The Oregon Mayors Association and the City of Silverton invite you to enter the "If I Were Mayor..." Contest. 

Share your creative ideas about what you would do as Mayor. Local winners are entered into the state contest for a chance to win a prize worth $500!

CONTEST DEADLINE: April 1, 2020

CONTEST RULES:

  • All submissions must be accompanied by a completed entry form. All forms for students under the age of 18 must be signed by the student's parent or guardian. Entry forms may be photocopied.
  • Send all submissions to the City of Silverton, Attn: Angela Speier at 306 S. Water Street or aspeier@silverton.or.us
  • Only one submission per student will be accepted.
  • State level submissions become the property of the Oregon Mayor's Association (OMA).
  • OMA retains the right to publish state level entries along with the names and likenesses of each student.

POSTERS:

  • The poster contest is open to students enrolled in grades 4 and 5 or being home-schooled at the same grade level for the 2019-2020 school year.
  • Poster size must be a minimum of 17" and a maximum of 28" in height or width.
  • Be creative and use any art medium.
  • The student's name and daytime phone number or email address for their parent or guardian must appear on the back of the poster.

ESSAYS:

  • The essay contest is open to students enrolled in grades 6 through 8 or being home-schooled at the same grade level for the 2019-2020 school year.
  • Essays must be 500 to 1,000 words in length and typed.
  • The student's name and daytime phone number or email address for their parent or guardian must appear at the top of the essay.

DIGITAL MEDIA PRESENTATIONS (Video, PowerPoint, Prezi, etc.):

  • The digital media presentation contest is open to students enrolled in grades 9 through 12 or being home-schooled at the high school level for the 2019-2020 school year.
  • Presentations must be one to three minutes in length and may be submitted on a disk or emailed.
  • The student's name and daytime phone number or email address for their parent or guardian must be written on the disk or disk sleeve.
  1. Angela Speier

    Assistant to the City Manager/City Clerk
    Phone: 503-874-2216