Emc² Election Multimedia Contest for Cash
June 2, 2008
by Paulina MisStudent Pugwash USA, an organization dedicated to promoting social responsibility and technology, is giving away multiple cash prizes—not to mention conciliatory awards—to individuals who best answer the following question: “If you could send a message on a science, technology, or health issue to the next U.S. president and Congress, what would it be?”
Students interested in the Emc2 Election Multimedia Contest for Cash may respond to the question in a 5-minute audio, a 5-minute video or a 750 word essay. The grand prize winner will receive $2,000, and two runners up will receive $1,000 and $500 respectively. All applicants will receive a Student Pugwash t-shirt or Frisbee (while supplies last).
-Grand Prize: $2,000
-Second Prize: $1,000
-Third Prize: $500
-Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 25 at the time of submission.
-Applications which endorse a particular candidate for office will not be considered.
July 15, 2008
-An audio, video or essay response to the following question: “If you could send a message on a science, technology, or health issue to the next U.S. president and Congress, what would it be?”
-A completed registration form.
Further details about the application process can be found by conducting a free college scholarship search. Once the search is completed, students eligible for the award will find it in their scholarship list.