Contest: Michigan 8th graders get chance win free trip to Amsterdam

Posted at 11:58 AM, Aug 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-17 08:31:07-04

AAA has announced a contest for Michigan 8th graders to win a free trip to Amsterdam. 

Students must take a creative selfie, displaying their love for travel and answer these three essay questions: 

  1. Why do you want to go on this trip?
  2. How do rivers affect the communities through which they run?
  3. During the trip, you’ll meet many people. In what ways do you expect the people you meet to be similar to and different from yourself and your friends and family?

To be eligible, students must be: 

  • Entering the 8th grade in good standing
  • At least 13 years old
  • Live in Michigan

The contest runs from August 21 - September 21.

Sixty students will be selected go on the AAA's "Discovery Crew" cruise. Winners will be notified beginning in October.

The students will also receive travel insurance, money for passports and a river cruise through the Netherlands and Belgium. 

Click here for information and to enter.