NORWOOD, N.J., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Children ages 10-17 who are eager to live a healthier lifestyle, lose weight, and build self-esteem while having fun are invited to participate in the Imagine Me! I’m Up for the Challenge: 5th Annual New Image Camp Essay Contest. Kids have the opportunity to win a 3-week campership at one of the only the ACA-accredited weight loss camps in the country: Camp Pocono Trails in Reeders, PA. The retail prize value of a campership that is 3 weeks and 3 days is $4,290. Entries are now being accepted for the summer of 2011.
Interested applicants will be required to submit an original essay of no more than 500 words, typed and double-spaced with the title, “Imagine Me! I’m Up for the Challenge at New Image Camp.” The contest will be judged by a panel of experts based on elements including compelling nature of the story, clarity, and creativity. Essay entries must be accompanied by a photograph. The application and rules can be found at http://www.newimagecamp.com/contest.html. Deadline for entry is June 1, 2011.