Contest Winners!

The 2015 Teen Read Month Meme Contest has now come to a close.

The following entries have been selected as our five $1000 Scholarship Winners!

Submitted by: Barbora T
on: October 3
From: Millcreek

Submitted by: Andres A
on: October 8
From: Hunter

Submitted by: Megan S
on: October 16
From: Bingham Creek

Submitted by: Alexander B
on: October 17
From: Herriman

Submitted by: Teisa M
on: October 30
From: Ruth Vine Tyler

Congratulations to our Winners and thank you all for your participation this year.

We hope to see all of you again next year!

Contest Information


Welcome to the 2015 Teen Read Month Meme Contest!

Teen Read Month is Salt Lake County Library's annual month-long celebration of teens and reading.

During the month of October, the Library is hosting a variety of Teen Read Month activities and events, including this Meme captioning contest!

You'll have the opportunity to win great prizes by creating your own unique memes related to the contest theme: Get Away @ Your Library.

The contest runs October 1st - 31st, 2015.

You can find out more about our Teen Read Month program here.




Here are the rules:

  • Must be ages 13 to 18 and a resident of Salt Lake County.
  • Please submit only your own original meme captions.
  • You will be eligible to win only one prize, regardless of the number of submissions.
  • Entries must be submitted individually. No group entries will be allowed.
  • Keep your entry free from profanity and hate speech.
  • Grammar, spelling and other technical details may be edited, if necessary.
  • Entries must be submitted from October 1st through October 31st.
  • Library Services will contact the winners via email.
  • Entering a Meme can get you a fine waiver of $5.00 once during the month of October! Check with a librarian for more information.



Prizes are sponsored by Swire Coca-Cola and Barbacoa in cooperation with the Utah Education Savings Plan:

  • Five(5) prizes will be awarded. One winner for each Meme Category will receive a $1000 Utah Education Savings Plan Certificate.
  • Winning Memes will be selected based on the following:
    • Creativity
    • Originality
    • Relation to the Teen Read Month theme: Get Away @ Your Library


Example #1 Meme
Example #3 Meme

To design a new meme and enter it into the contest, please click below:

To view all memes that have been approved, please click below:


If you have any questions regarding the Contest, Rules, or Prizes, please contact Teen Services