AAA is bringing again a well-liked contest for eighth graders, the place the winners are taken on a week-long instructional river cruise in Europe. There is no such thing as a value to enter the competition and the prize consists of the cruise, airfare, journey insurance coverage and cash for passports – for the scholar and a mother or father or guardian.
The “Discovery Crew” contest begins subsequent Tuesday, August twenty third and is supplied by AAA – The Auto Membership Group, AmaWaterways and Allianz World Help. As much as 60 scholar winners will probably be chosen from the competition, which is open to college students in The Auto Membership Group’s choose 14 states (together with Florida).
“AAA is happy to supply this contest for the second time in collaboration with our long-time companions AmaWaterways and Allianz,” mentioned Deborah Haas, Vice President of Journey for AAA – The Auto Membership Group. “The Discovery Crew contest and journey are impressed by our perception within the transformative energy of journey and need to increase kids’s view of the world.”
“For a lot of younger college students, this can be a as soon as in a lifetime alternative,” Haas continued. “So, we urge them to enter the competition. The winners will be a part of us on a week-long cruise via the Netherlands and Belgium. Whereas there, college students will expertise the varied individuals and cultures of the world and make new associates. In the long run, our hope is to instill a love of journey in generations to return.”
That is the second Discovery Crew contest, hosted by AAA – The Auto Membership Group and its companions. The inaugural contest was held in 2018, with the journey culminating the next yr. Natalie Stewart, a previous winner, describes what the journey meant to her:
“The Discovery Crew journey was some of the wonderful experiences I’ve ever had. The excursions had been partaking and I discovered so many new issues about European historical past and structure. My favourite side of the journey was attending to journey with different youngsters my age. I made lifelong associates and had a good time, even simply consuming dinner on the ship. The journey broadened my horizons and allowed me to see part of the world I by no means thought I’d. I’m so grateful I had this chance!”
- The competition runs from August 23, 2022 – September 23, 2022
- College students should enter on-line at AAA.com/DiscoveryCrew
To be eligible, college students should:
- Be at the very least 13 years previous at first of the competition.
- Be coming into the eighth grade and in good standing.
- Reside in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, Tennessee, Wisconsin, or choose areas of Illinois, Indiana, or Minnesota. Go to AAA.com/DiscoveryCrew to verify eligibility.
- Be keen to be absolutely vaccinated for Covid-19 on the time of the cruise.
*College students are NOT required to be AAA Members or buy something to enter.
Winners will probably be chosen primarily based on:
- A inventive selfie that showcases their ardour for journey.
- Their solutions to 3 essay questions on journey.
The prize consists of:
- Every week-long instructional river cruise from March 12-19, 2023.
- College students will fly to Amsterdam, the place they may board the AmaWaterways AmaLucia ship.
- The ship will sail from Amsterdam via the Netherlands and Belgium, earlier than returning to Amsterdam.
- The prize additionally consists of spherical journey flights to Amsterdam, journey insurance coverage and cash for passports.
Successful college students will deliver one mother or father or authorized guardian to function a chaperone. Every pair will share a cabin whereas crusing on the AmaWaterways “AmaLucia” ship.
Winners will probably be notified starting in October.
No buy obligatory. Authorized residents of particular zip codes served by The Auto Membership Group inside america who’re at the very least 13 years previous and who’re eighth grade college students in good standing at their college on the time of entry. Void the place prohibited. Contest ends 9/23/22. For official guidelines, prize descriptions, and eligible zip codes, go to AAA.com/DiscoveryCrew. Sponsors: The Auto Membership Group, 1 Auto Membership Drive, Dearborn, MI 48126; AmaWaterways, 4500 Park Granada, Calabasas, CA 91302; and Allianz World Help (a model of AGA Service Firm), 9950 Maryland Drive, Richmond, VA 23233.
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