2017 Songwriting Contest Voting

Voting has concluded for the 2017 SevenDays Songwriting Competition. The top 3 songs are Reign of Love, Under the Sun and Preaching to the Choir. The top 3 songs will be performed at the SevenDays Kick off Celebration on April 18. Ekkhard and Seiglinda Othmer of the RRACE Foundation will announce the winner and award the scholarships.

You can view the top three song videos here:


2016 SevenDays® Songwriting Competition Finalists

Congratulations, Tanner Qualls – Pressure for winning this year’s songwriting competition!
Second Place Winner: Ethan Ridings – Rise
Third Place Winner: Reilly Donnelly – The Answer


SevenDays® Make a Ripple, Change the World Scholarships

Congratulations to our FIVE Kindness Scholarship winners!
Each of these high school seniors was awarded $1,000 for their Ripple of Kindness.
We graciously thank Cleveland University –KC for underwriting these scholarships.

  • Sarah Stowe Eskilson – BV Southwest
  • Rachel Li – Olathe South
  • Madelyn Reihs – Raymore-Peculiar
  • Gracie Schram – BV North
  • Will Sharpe – BV Northwest

2015 Winners

First Place

Free Bird

Second Place

Together as One

Third Place

We are One/UP