This first-of-its-kind social entertainment program and competition is centered on inspirational people in the high school community, including students and teachers. Users can now nominate and vote for their favorite heroes at the Official Subway Facebook page at At its core, the question “What inspires you?” drives the concept behind Subway High School Heroes competition. Users are encouraged to nominate, share, and vote for whomever they feel is the genuine hero in their high school communities. Whether that hero is their 16-year-old sister who volunteers every day to mentor and tutor students struggling with math, or their high school English teacher who encouraged and helped them apply for college, Subway High School Heroes seeks to honor and celebrate the inspirational figures in every high school community.

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