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Solar Pride Photo Contest:
Missouri Edition

Hey proud Missouri solar customers!

Here’s your chance to boast to your neighbors about how much you love generating solar energy AND your low utility bills!

How? By posting our attractive Go Solar sign in your front yard, then posting to our photo contest. Use our classic blue or our new sunny yellow signs!

Learn how you can win a fun & fabulous prize package and vote for the best photo below.

Deadline to Vote

Thank you for your interest in the contest. The deadline to vote for your favorite pic has ended. Stay tuned for future contests!

How Do I

3 Easy Steps:

  1. Enter Your Pic: Create an account or log in to our handy Contest Entry Page to upload a pic of your family or business with your Go Solar yard sign (Need a new sign? Request one below).
  2. Vote & Share: Send your friends, family, fans to the Contest Gallery Page to VOTE for their favorite pic. Don’t forget to cast your VOTE, too.
  3. Winners Selected: The 3 pics with the most votes by Noon (CST) on May 17, 2023 will be our winners! See prize packages below. 

Who is eligible? Only StraightUp Solar customers who are Missouri residents age 18+ may participate. Please use safety precautions when taking a photo of your home and array. By entering you agree to the full Contest Rules.

Important Dates: 

  • CONTEST OPENS: Apr 3, 2023 at 12:00 AM (CST)
  • DEADLINE TO POST YOUR PICS: May 10, 2023 at 11:59 PM (CST)
  • DEADLINE TO VOTE: May 17, 2023 at NOON (CST)
  • WINNERS ANNOUNCED: May 24, 2023

Fun & Fabulous Prize Packages

We’ll have 3 winners! The MO Customer whose pic receives the most votes will be our first place winner, earning first pick from our 3 prize package options. Our second place winner with the second highest number of votes will choose from the remaining prize package. Third place with the third highest number of votes will receive the remaining prize package.*

Charitable Donation Option: All winners will have the option to choose a $200 donation in their name to one of the following local organizations instead of receiving a prize package: earthday365, Operation Food Search, National Council of Jewish Women St. Louis (NCJW), Forest ReLeaf Missouri, or St. Louis Zoo

Ready to go? Enter the contest here

Local Eco Tourist

Get outdoors and explore St. Louis’s local attractions. Visit the lions, tigers, and sunbears at the St. Louis Zoo, paddleboat through the arboreal beauty of Forest Park, all while touting your new StraightUp Solar tote bag. 

  • Zoo Supporter Membership (Free parking for 4 visits, 4 Member tickets for the Zooline Railroad, Dinoroarus, Sea Lion Show)
  • Paddleboat Gift Card to the Boathouse in Forest Park
  • StraightUp Solar Tote Bag

"Sun"day Backyard BBQ

Let the sun shine on your own backyard! Invite friends & family to enjoy an icy drink from your new beverage bucket while firing up the grill to put your new bamboo grilling utensil set to use in your stylish StraightUp Solar apron. Set the table with bamboo fork, knife, spoon, chopstick sets. 

  • 13-Piece Bamboo Grilling Utensil Set with Case
  • StraightUp Solar Grilling Apron
  • Beverage Bucket (beverages not included… sorry!)
  • 4 Bamboo Utensil Sets

Sunny Solar Gardener

Like your solar array, let your garden soak up the summer sun. Plant some sunflowers with new gardening gloves while proudly showing off your new “Runnin’ on Sunshine” tee customized with the year you went solar. After dark, solar-powered firefly lights illuminate your garden. 

  • Custom StraightUp Solar T-Shirt “Runnin’ on Sunshine Since [Year Your Solar was Installed]”
  • Sunflower Pattern Gardening Gloves
  • Packet of Sunflower Seeds
  • “Firefly” Solar-Powered Outdoor Garden Lights

*Please Note: Actual prizes may look slightly different from those pictured on this page.

Need a New Yard Sign?

Order one here and we’ll send our new Sunny Yellow yard sign out to your home. Order quickly! We need a couple days to get it to you before the deadline.

$500 Referral Bonus

Did You Know…

Our referral program pays! Tell your friends, family, neighbors, even that person you met at the grocery store, to mention your name, and your referral earns $500 when they go solar with StraightUp Solar. Learn more about our Share Your Solar Smile referral program.

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