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Up to Us Campus Competition

Up to Us Campus Competition

The Up to Us Competition is a national leadership development program that aims to increase the public’s awareness and understanding of the United States’ fiscal and economic challenges. It’s simple to participate. Form a team on campus, design events engaging your peers on the national debt, and receive $400 in funding, campaign management training, and access to our suite of amazing career development prizes and events.

Learn more about the competition and submit the Interest Form for the Fall 2024 competition on Up to Us' website.

Supported by the Peter G. Peterson Foundation

  • Up to Us is open to all Undergraduate and Graduate students in the United States
  • Teams of 3-5 students
  • Participants from 4-year institutions and Community Colleges welcome
  • All majors are welcome to apply!
  • $400 in campaign funding to turn your ideas into action
  • $10,000 grand prize for first place team
  • Resume building leadership and campaign management training
  • Exclusive internship and funding opportunities through Net Impact
  • Successful teams are able to commit 3-5 hours a week to building and executing their campaign over the course of the semester.


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