$5000 In Scholarships For Your Contribution to Addiction Awareness

Starting January 15th 2016, we’re calling on college students across the US to help raise awareness about addiction and recovery. If you can write an hilarious/heart-breaking/inspiring Top Ten list that helps to raise aware about addiction to drugs and alcohol, we would love to read your contribution.

Contest submissions must be received no later than July 15th, 2016.


Your entry must help awareness about addiction and be in the form of a Top Ten list. It must be at least 350 words.

It may be about your own personal experience or it may discuss any other topic related to addiction.

In the event that Clean & Sober Media, LLC elects to publish the submission, all names used in each submission, except those of public figures, will be changed to protect the anonymity of the persons mentioned.


Three winners will be selected.

  • 1st Place: $2,500
  • 2nd Place: $1,000
  • 3rd Place: 3 awards ($500, $500, $500)

As a condition of receiving the award, each winner agrees to submit a completed IRS Form W-9.  Each winner is responsible for all taxes associated with receiving the award. The amount of the award will be reported on an IRS Form 1099-MISC.



The competition is open to currently enrolled students and those students who have been accepted to a school in which they intend to enroll within the next six months.  All entrants must be at least 18 years old.



Submissions must be made via email to [email protected].   Each entry must include the student’s full name, birthdate, address, telephone number, and the name an address of the student’s school.  Additionally, in the event that we decide to publish your submission, if you wish to remain anonymous as the author, please let us know by providing a pseudonym under which we may publish it.



The editorial staff of The Fix will judge each entry anonymously.



Essays must be the work of the submitting student without substantial editorial input from others. Co-authored papers are ineligible. Only one essay may be submitted per entrant.  By submitting an entry in this contest, the entrant (1) affirms that the entry is his or her own work, (2) agrees to bound by the Terms and Conditions published on the website https://www.thefix.com/content/terms-conditions-1, and (3) agrees that the submission shall irrevocably be the property of Clean & Sober Media, LLC (the “Company”) which may reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, display and other wise use the submission as it deems fit in the Company’s sole and absolute discretion.


Please direct any questions about the contest to the Publisher at [email protected].