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Hey U.G.L.Y.’s I AM ENOUGH Tenth Annual Essay Contest

Hey U.G.L.Y.’s I AM ENOUGH Tenth Annual Essay Contest

So many of your fellow students, and the adults you know, feel like they are ‘not good enough.’ When a person feels this way it makes them prey for the bully and sometimes actually turns them into the bully. Not feeling good enough sets a person up to fail in school, relationships and life. Write a 500 word essay about why you think it’s important youth across the globe understand and embrace that they ARE good enough.


Why you think it’s important youth across the globe understand and embrace that they ARE good enough.Hey U.G.L.Y.'s I AM ENOUGH Tenth Annual Essay Contest


Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc.




31 May, 2013


  • All entries must be original, legible, double-spaced and submitted, via email to in WORD, Notepad format or pasted in the body of an email.
  • Scanned essays are eligible as long as they are legible.
  • Entrant’s name, age, grade, school, home address, email address and phone number must be clearly printed, in black ink, on the entry.
  • Contestants may enter contest more than once.
  • Must be 7 – 19 to enter, void where prohibited by law.
  • All entries submitted for judging will become the exclusive property of Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc. and will not be returned to entrants.
  • To determine the winner, all entries submitted will be judged on sincerity, creativity, composition, originality, and clarity of message.
  • An independent panel of writers and journalists will conduct judging.
  • Judging will take place on or about July 15, 2013
  • Decisions of judges are final.
  • Winner will be notified, by mail, no later than September 15, 2013.
  • To receive a written letter noting the winner, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc., PO Box 245, Rolling Prairie, IN 46371 by October 15, 2013.
  • Winner need not be present to win.
  • All taxes and any expenses not indicated herein are the sole responsibility of the winner.
  • Any prize returned as undeliverable will be awarded to an alternate winner.
  • Entry and acceptance of prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) for sponsor and anyone it may authorize to use winners’ names, photographs or other likenesses, biographical information, hometowns and statements concerning the contest for purposes of advertising and promotion without compensation to the winner.
  • Employees of Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc., its affiliated companies, participating partners and their respective advertising, promotion and production agencies and their immediate families are not eligible, not responsible for lost, late illegible, mutilated, typographical or other errors.
  • All prizes are guaranteed to be awarded.


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