College/University Light It Up Blue Facebook Photo Contest!

Friday, March 30, 2012 View Comments Autism Speaks U

Announcing the first Autism Speaks U Light It Up Blue Facebook photo contest for colleges and universities!

Contest Details:

  • Begins Monday, April 2 at 9am ET and ends Monday, April 9 at 4pm ET.
  • Contest specifically for college and university students, staff and faculty.
  • Limited to 1 photo entry per individual (for chapters/clubs: each member can submit 1 photo).
  • Winners announced Monday, April 9 at 5pm ET via the Autism Speaks U Facebook page.
  • Prizes awarded to the top 3 photos that receive the most Facebook "likes."

How to Enter:

  1. Use a professional camera to take high resolution pictures during Light It Up Blue, World Autism Awareness Day and Autism Awareness Month! Please no camera phone pictures.
  2. Get creative! Submit any of the following pictures:
    • Buildings being lit up blue.
    • Picture of students/staff/faculty holding Autism Speaks U banners/signage in front of buildings being lit up blue.
    • Picture of event participants wearing blue, holding Autism Speaks U banners/signage and showing their support.
    • Picture of homemade Autism Speaks U signage, blue decorations, awareness materials, etc.
  3. Email pictures to autismspeaksuliub@autismspeaks.org and include:
    • Your name, school, phone number, name of club/Greek organization (if applicable)description of event and/or name of building(s) lit up blue.
      • This information must be included to be entered into the contest.
  4. All photos will be posted to a Facebook album at http://on.fb.me/liubalbum.
    • Autism Speaks U will email individuals when photo is posted.
  5. Have friends and family "like" your picture in the album. The top 3 pictures with the most "likes" wins!
    • For votes to count, people will need to "like" your individual picture and not the album.

Prizes:

  • 1st Place: $75 marketing grant for your next Autism Speaks U event and one 3'x10' customize banner.
  • 2nd Place: $50 marketing grant for your next Autism Speaks U event and one 3'x10' customized banner.
  • 3rd Place: $25 marketing grant for your next Autism Speaks U event and one 3'x10' customized banner.

Questions:
Visit www.AutismSpeaks.org/U or click here to email us. 

Prizes need to be claimed by November 1, 2012. Grants will be in the form of a gift card. Winners are asked to submit receipts for event expenses before receiving grant. Only one winner chosen from each college/university.