GCU/ASBA Student Contest


GCU/ASBA Student Contest


Win an exclusive presentation for your district’s students with Byron Garrett, ASBA’s 2020 Annual Conference keynote speaker, PLUS a virtual tour of Grand Canyon University and great GCU souvenirs for students. This amazing virtual experience will take place in May 2021. Entries open January 19, 2021, and close February 22, 2021.

Byron Garrett


Byron Garrett is the CEO of Equal Opportunity Schools, Chairman of the National Family Engagement Alliance,  former Director of Educational Leadership & Policy for Microsoft and former CEO of National PTA.


Entries must be from ASBA member districts. Participating students must be part of the program or initiative, in fifth grade or higher and attend a Title I school.

List of member districts here.


In 300 words, tell us about a program or initiative in your district that is engaging and inspiring youth to be change agents in their communities.

A photo reflecting the program or initiative must also be submitted with the entry.

Entry can be submitted by an authorized representative but must be approved by the school principal or district administrator.

Submission Deadline:

The winning district will be notified by March 1, 2021.

Presented by Grand Canyon University and the Arizona School Boards Association