Fall 2015

Fall 2015 Austin Civics Fair: Tuesday, December 15, 2015

The University of Texas at Austin


Fall 2015 Middle School Awards

  • 1st Place - Cyberbullying, Hawthorne Academy
  • 2nd Place - Feed the Homeless, Westview MS
  • 3rd Place - Peace in the Hood, Martin Luther King, Jr. Academy
  • Excellence in Primary Research – Cafeteria Food, Martin MS
  • Excellence in Persuasive Speaking – Concussions, Westview MS
  • Outstanding Passion for Change – Child Abuse, Hawthorne Academy
  • Creative Expression - Voting, Austin Achieve
  • Innovative Thinking - Animal Overpopulation, Hawthorne Academy

Fall 2015 High School Awards

  • 1st Place – Recycling, Colorado River Collegiate
  • 2nd Place – City Parks, Akins HS
  • 3rd Place – Mental Illness Awareness, Highlands HS
  • Excellence in Persuasive Speaking – Marijuana Incarceration, KIPP SA
  • Outstanding Passion for Change – Child Abuse, KIPP SA
  • Excellence in Creative Expression – Recycling, Colorado River Collegiate Academy

Fall 2015 Participants' Choice Award

  • Middle School - Cyberbullying: Post, Don't Roast, Connell Middle School
  • High School - Teen Drug Abuse, KIPP SA

Fall 2015 Speak Up! Spirit Award

  • Overall Individual: Natalia Depaz, Colorado River Collegiate Academy