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Offer: Maternal Health Blogger Contest

In order for a blogger to participate, write a blog post with a maximum of 400 words about one of the project entries submitted to the Maternal Health Task Force and Ashoka's Changemakers competition, Healthy Mothers, Strong World or about the issues surrounding maternal mortality, access to reproductive health services and other health issues surrounding maternal health on your own blog.

The Changemakers Maternal Health Blogger will be designated by Changemakers social media team based on:

Writing Style, Writing skills - grammar and spelling;
Breadth of knowledge and high comfort level in discussing the issues surrounding maternal health or exploration and analysis of the project entry reviewed;
Voice and tone which aligns best with Changemakers' branding.

Expected Timeline
Open for Blog entries until April 28th, 2010
Winners Announced June 16th, 2010

Prize Details
The Winner will be designated Changemakers Blogger at the 2010 Maternal Health Change Summit in India from August 30 – September 1, 2010. More details (to be continuously updated) about the conference are located at

The Changemakers Blogger will be asked to live blog the Change Summit event and the various workshops she or he decides to attend. Some session attendance will be assigned by Ashoka and the Maternal Health Task Force.

Prize will include:

-Round Trip airfare to conference venue city in India;
-Hotel stay for the duration of the conference;
-Transportation to and from airport, hotel to and from conference venue;
-Meals during the conference

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