guides to get you started

about the challenge

Use KIDS COUNT Data to create an awesome visual and you could win a decked out laptop!

Sponsored by the Annie E. Casey Foundation and powered by SparkAction, the KIDS COUNT Inforgraphic Challenge is a crowdsourced competition for would-be designers and data gurus to creatively present the 2012 KIDS COUNT data that matter most to them. Winners, chosen by crowdsourced votes from your networks, will receive a laptop with state-of-the-art graphics software.

To enter:

  1. Visit the KIDS COUNT Data Center and find data you care about.
  2. Use these data to design an awesome infographic (see the guides above for help)
  3. Create a quick login and upload your infographic to enter the Challenge.

Voting opens October 16, so you have until midnight Eastern on October 15, 2012 to submit your entries. For more on the prizes, read the rules.

the rules

Looking for the fine print? Please take a moment to read the Official Challenge Rules before you enter.