Student Contest

If I Were Mayor, I would...


Attention Beaverton Students in Grades 4-12!


Share your creative ideas about what you would do as Beaverton’s Mayor! Sponsored by the City of Beaverton and the Oregon Mayors Association (OMA)

Contest Deadline


Friday, March 25, 2016 at 4 p.m.

General Contest Rules


  • All submissions must be accompanied by a completed entry form. All forms must be signed by the student’s parent or guardian. Entry forms may be photocopied.
  • Only one submission per student will be accepted. Prior winners are not allowed to participate.
  • Submissions will not be returned and will become the property of the City of Beaverton/Oregon Mayors Association (OMA).
  • The City of Beaverton and OMA retain the right to publish videos, essays and posters along with the names and likenesses of each student.
  • City of Beaverton and League of Oregon Cities (LOC) employees and dependents are not eligible to enter.
  • Beaverton contest participants must attend classes or be home-schooled in the Beaverton area.
  • City of Beaverton contest winners will each receive a $50 VISA gift card (one for each category) to be awarded during the Tuesday, April 19, 2016, City Council meeting.
  • Beaverton winners (one winner in each category) will go on to compete in the statewide OMA competition. Winners in each category for the statewide competition will receive an iPad Air 2 Tablet at the OMA Conference in Lincoln City, Oregon, July 21-23, 2016.
Download Contest Entry Rules and Official Entry Form