The Flame Challenge Media Kit

Whether you're participated in The Flame Challenge™ as a scientist, student, teacher, or are just an interested member of the media or public, we hope you will find these resources helpful.

Are there other resources you'd like to see here? Let us know! Please email

Media Inquiries

Members of the media interested in covering The Flame Challenge™ should email You may also find the following resources to be helpful.

Press Releases



Social Media

One of the easiest and most effective ways to help us spread the word about The Flame Challenge™ is to engage your social media network. Please use the guidelines below to get engaged on social media.

  • Follow @aldacenter on Facebook and Twitter
  • When posting about The Flame Challenge, use the hashtag #flamechallenge


If you are taking photographs during participation in The Flame Challenge™, we would love to see them! Please have all photo subjects sign a release from ahead of time. Most schools have a photo release on file, but Stony Brook University also requires students’ parent/guardian to sign a release. Please email signed releases to

Download and print a photo release form