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Stop Rx Abuse

Each year we help warn others about the dangers of prescription drug abuse through our student video contest.

Any North Carolina high school student can participate by creating a brief public service announcement video on teen prescription drug abuse and entering it for a chance to win prizes.

Watch videos that won the contest.

About the contest
This year's contest ran from March 1-April 15, 2014.  Winners will be announced on May 14.

Attorney General Roy Cooper and the NC Department of Justice partnered with the National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators, the North Carolina Parent Resource Center, and the Governor’s Institute on Substance Abuse to sponsor the contest.

Winners received the following prizes:
  • First place: iPad donated by the National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators
  • Second Place: iPod Touch donated by the North Carolina Parent Resource Center
  • Third Place: iTunes gift card donated by the Governor's Institute on Substance Abuse