Autism Ambassador Contests

January 01, 2019

Show how you CHOOSE KINDNESS by designing a bookmark or writing an essay highlighting your relationship with your sibling.

We welcome you to participate in one of our Ambassador contests. Winners will receive recognition on Autism New Jersey’s website, social media, and be featured in our 2020 Ambassador Program materials.

Bookmark Contest

Students K – 6th Grade are invited to submit a bookmark design to appear on 30,000 bookmarks for our 2020 Ambassador Program

  • New Jersey students grades K-6
  • Designs must be autism awareness themed, some ideas are:
    •  Friendship
    • Autism Awareness Ribbon or puzzle pieces
    • Our differences are what make us special
    • Community
  • Entries must be mailed or emailed to  Autism New Jersey or aamonth@autismnj.org by June 1, 2019

Download a Bookmark Contest Form

Bookmark Contest Sponsor:

Sibling Essay Contest

Sibling Connections are so important. Siblings in grades K through 12th are invited to enter the 2019 Sibling Essay Contest.

brother and sister holding hands on swings

Winning entries will be invited to read their essay at an Autism New Jersey event.

  • Essays or a letter to your sibling with autism are accepted
  • There is no length requirement
  • Please include photos of you and your sibling
  • Entries must be mailed or emailed to  Autism New Jersey or aamonth@autismnj.org by June 1, 2019

Ideas to get you started:

  • Consider writing a letter to your sibling telling him/her what you love about them and how they make your life special.
  • How does having a sibling with autism make your life different from your peers?
  • What are your favorite activities to do with your sibling? What makes you proud of him/her?

Something to inspire you: