Only 1 month left to enter the Safer Online Teen Challenge

Are you the parent or teacher of a tech-savvy teen who plays it safe online and loves to act, write, draw, sing, or crunch numbers? Or maybe you’re a talented teen who would jump at a chance to serve the greater good and win a cool prize?

Learn more about the Safer Online Teen Challenge

You have 1 month to get the word out or to spend a couple fun hours creating one or more (unlimited!) entries. We must receive all submissions no later than 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time on April 12, 2013.


Take up the challenge, or encourage others to. Spread the word to your Twitter community with these sample tweets:

  •        Enter @Safer_Online #Teen Challenge. Share your creativity for a chance at great prizes! #SOteen
  •        Great contest! Teens can learn about online safety & win cool prizes #SOteen
  •        Get creative in Microsoft’s @Safer_Online #Teen Challenge for chance to #win fun prizes: #SOteen
  •        Tell creative teens about #MSFT @Safer_Online Challenge & help foster #digitalcitizenship: #SOteen
  •        If you’re a teen playing it safe online, enter Microsoft’s @Safer_Online Teen Challenge to #win prizes: #SOteen

If you have access to a community bulletin board, print and share our poster.

About the Author
Eve Blakemore

Group Manager, Trustworthy Computing

Eve Blakemore is a Group Manager for Trustworthy Computing who delivers consumer guidance around the latest trends in security and privacy. Eve joined Microsoft in 1998 and has worked in corporate and field roles with Microsoft Learning, US Public Sector, Read more »