Student Ambassador Competition


City of Santa Ana in Partnership with the Santa Ana Unified School District and Santa Ana College Present:

Student Ambassador Competition
30-Day Challenge
October 8th - November 8th

“Embark on our quest to increase Voter Registration, Participation and Civic Engagement.”


Up for the challenge? Create your OWN project, get out in the community and advocate the importance of exercising your right to vote. Work as an individual or as part of a team - the sky is the limit. Encourage others to engage in the electoral process and win great prizes!! Sample projects include:

  • Focus your campaign on a specific issue or generally on the importance of voting.
  • Host a Voter Registration Drive.
  • Volunteer as a poll worker or for your campaign of choice.
  • Develop a YouTube video.
  • Create a flier/poster.
  • Use social media to encourage voter registration, ease of voting at the polls, or any other component of the electoral process.



SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN - Facebook/Twitter, #SAYouthVote
Individual’s Prize = iPad Air 2 (32GB)
Team Prize = Bowling Party at Round One and lunch for up to 6 people

Individual Prize = $250 Gift Card
Team Prize = Escape Room Adventure at Legend X Iteration for up to 6 people

VIDEO – Education Campaign posted on YouTube or other media source.
Individual Prize = Beats EP On-Ear Headphones
Team Prize = Interactive climbing experience at Sender One for up to 4 people

Individual’s Prize = $150 Gift Card

INDIVIDUAL EFFORTS – such as volunteering
Individual’s Prize = $150 Gift Card

TOP SCHOOL - Recognition at a City Council Meeting
Number of registered participants.
Number of new registered voters obtained.
Outreach efforts.


Must register online to participate. Limited to Santa Ana residents between 13-21 years of age. One prize per participant.

Selection criteria will be based on creativity and outreach efforts. Participants are to focus their campaign on increasing the number of registered voters, running an active education campaign, or volunteering for the cause or official of their choice. Use of hashtag shall be
limited to #SAYouthVote. Please visit website for more information at:

Submit documentation by November 9th to:
Winners to be selected and announced by November 30th