Be-You-Tiful 2024 Multimedia Contest Open!

The annual Be-You-Tiful Multimedia contest, opens a new window, proudly presented by the Eating Disorders Resource Center (EDRC), is now accepting submissions!

To enter, you must be a student in the Santa Clara County area between the grades of 6 and 12. Your entry may be in the form of an essay, poem, video, or visual art. The deadline to submit your work has been extended to April 3, 2024.

Winning entries will receive a cash prize of up to $300!

Theme: Mental Health, Self-Acceptance, and Social Media: How has the world around you influenced and/or helped how you see yourself and others?

Here are ideas you can consider when creating your piece (feel free to share a story or situation):

  • Aftermath of COVID—How has your mental health, attention span, and use of social media changed?
  • Why do we try to attain perfection (relating to cosmetic procedures and the expectation to look like celebrity idols)?
  • What makes you feel beautiful?
Submit your entry online, opens a new window by April 3, 2024! (new deadline!)

Call: (408) 356-1212

Sponsored by the Palo Alto Medical Foundation, in partnership with the Santa Clara County Library District.