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2010 Bureaucrash Student Activism Competition & Conference

Deadline for Contest Submissions: May 25st, 2010

CONFERENCE

When: Friday, July 23rd, 2010 – Saturday, July 24th, 2010
Where: Competitive Enterprise Institute, Washington, DC
Who: The Top-10 student contestants will receive a stipend and be invited to the Conference (see below for contest details).
Hosts: Bureaucrash & the Competitive Enterprise Institute

CONTEST DETAILS

We are pleased to invite all students to compete in the 2010 Bureaucrash Student Activism Competition & Conference!  Ten students with the best response to the following question: “How can students best communicate the message of liberty to the next generation?” will be invited to a two-day activism conference at the Competitive Enterprise Institute.  Winners will attend liberty activism seminars and network with other student liberty activists.*
Students must submit responses in one of the following formats:

  1. One 500-1000 word essay;
  2. One 5 minute online video (the url to the video may be submitted via email);
  3. One 5 minute podcast (the url to the podcast may be submitted via email).

Please send all submissions to Ldoren@cei.org by May 25th, 2010
The winners will be notified via email or phone by May 31st, 2010 and be provided a $500 stipend to attend the activism conference at the Competitive Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC (the $500 stipend will be provided to participants during the conference, not before).  Three runners-up will receive an “Enjoy Capitalism” T-shirt and other Bureaucrash contraband.

S C H E D U L E

For travel planning purposes, winners should plan to arrive at the The Quincy – Downtown Boutique Suite Hotel between 3:00pm and 5:00pm on Friday, July 23rd and to depart no sooner than Sunday, July 25th.

Breakfast
9:00 am – 9:50 am : Fred Smith Speaking
10:00 am – 10:50 am : Ryan Young Speaking
11:00 am – 11:50 am : Marlo Lewis Speaking
Lunch
1:00 pm – 1:50 pm : Brendan Steinhauser Speaking
2:00 pm – 2:50 pm : Alexander McCobin Speaking
3:00 pm – 3:50 pm : Sloane Frost Speaking
4:00 pm – 4:50 pm : Bryan Bernys Speaking
5:00 pm – 5:50 pm : Lee Doren Speaking
Dinner

S P E A K E R S

-Fred L. Smith, Jr.
-Marlo Lewis, Jr.
-Ryan Young
-Lee Doren
-Alexander McCobin
-Sloane Frost
-Brendan Steinhauser
-Bryan Bernys

H O U S I N G

We have arranged for the ten winners to stay at The Quincy – Downtown DC Boutique Suite Hotel.
If you have any questions about housing please contact Lee Doren at Ldoren@cei.org

*If students who are not selected among the Top-10 contestants would like to attend the conference, please email Ldoren@cei.org.  We may allow additional students to attend without the $500 stipend.