Prolife student group resource guide

If you are a student looking to create a prolife group at your school or university campus, Right to Life of Michigan has a resource guide with step-by-step start-up directions. The guide is also useful for tips for established groups looking to increase their activity. VIEW

Right to Life of Michigan youth programs

High School Oratory Contest

Right to Life of Michigan Educational Fund's annual high school oratory contest is open to all prolife high school students in Michigan. Contestants give a 5-7 minute speech on one of several prolife topics. Local contests are sponsored by affiliates across the state in the spring, followed by a state contest for local winners. MORE

Outstanding Prolife Youth Award

Right to Life of Michigan Educational Fund will award a scholarship in May to one outstanding prolife high school senior in Michigan. Selection criteria include an essay and past participation in prolife activities. MORE

Other prolife student programs, contests and scholarships

National Right to Life Academy 2014

Different from a traditional prolife internship, the Academy is an intensive college-level summer course held at the National Right to Life office in Washington D.C. for five weeks. The curriculum is comprehensive and designed to train prolife college student leaders for prolife work on their campus and beyond in their careers. Tuition and lodging for the Academy costs $3600, applications are due by March 15, 2014. MORE

National Right to Life Video Contest

National Right to Life hosts an annual video contest for amateur filmmakers ages 15 through 25. Submissions must be 30 seconds to three minutes long and address the theme "why laws need to protect innocent human life." Entries are due by April 1, 2014 and the winner will receive two free tickets to the 2014 National Right to Life Convention, where the video will be shown. MORE

University Faculty for Life Scholarly Achievement Award

University Faculty for Life every year gives a Scholarly Achievement Award to students in three categories: creative writing, literary criticism, and research. Submissions must demonstrate the application of a life-affirming perspective on abortion, infanticide, euthanasia, or related issue. Winners in each category will receive $200. Submissions are due by May 24, 2014. MORE


Pregnancy help

If you or someone you know is experiencing an unplanned or crisis pregnancy or would like information about adoption or post-abortion assistance, you do have options. For help, please call 800-57WOMAN, a toll-free hotline, any time, day or night, to be connected to a caring, confidential help agency. Or, find a help agency near you. MORE

Free factsheets and handouts

Right to Life of Michigan has many flyers available for free downloading and printing. MORE

Statistics and research

To find information for a class assignment or prolife project, you can view topics on various issues under the Prolife Issues menu near the top of the page.

Abortion statistics


Videos and books

How a bill becomes a law
Learn about the legislative process in Michigan. This guide from the Michigan Legislative Service Bureau explains the steps needed for a prolife bill to become a Michigan law. GUIDE

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