Are you a high school student who wants an opportunity to show off your creativity? Well, here is your chance! Volunteer Nation is a youth led organization which is dedicated to raising awareness about disabilities in Jamaica through the use of media, education and advocacy. Volunteer Nation is offering high schoolers across Jamaica the opportunity to enter it’s Special Needs Awareness Programme (SNAP) Jingle Competition 2015.
Participants are encouraged to submit a jingle that is no longer than 60 seconds in length and must be related to theme, ‘Be helpful and respectful to the disability community’. The first place will win a tablet, second place will win $7,000 in Hilo Vouchers and $5,000 JMD in cash. The winning entry will become the theme song for Volunteer Nation’s Radio Show ‘Moments of Inspiration’ which is aired every other Wednesday on Roots 96 FM.
The jingle can be recording using your cell phone and must be emailed along with the jingle’s lyrics as well as your name, the name of your high school and contact number to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for entries is November 30th, 2015.
Earlier this year, Volunteer Nation’s Founder, Nicole Nation was chosen as Jamaica’s first female Queen’s Young Leader. For more information on the organization please visit their Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/volunteernation876.