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Events Calendar: Book Scholarship Contest

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Students must answer the question: “What are your academic/professional goals and how do you plan to achieve them?” by using any of the following art forms: Prose, poetry, song, art piece, etc. The submission can be text, video or image and should be uploaded to a personal Instagram account, to the Library's Facebook account, using the hashtag #PgccBookScholar, or sent via email. To find out more about Pathways, click here. 

Participants must:

  • Be a currently enrolled PGCC student and registered for Spring 2019 credit courses
  • Mention what their major/concentration is in the text of the post, or in the photo/video 
  • Address the question, “What are your academic/professional goals and how do you plan to achieve them?"
  • Submit entries no later by 11:59 pm on Tuesday, February 12, 2019
  • Use the #PgccBookScholar
  • Have a public social media account
  • Be willing to be photographed and/or recorded 
  • Adhere to all guidelines; failure to do so will render the submission void
  • Previous winners are not eligible to apply

Instagram and Facebook users are encouraged to "like" their favorite submissions. Winners will be selected and announced by the PGCC Communications and Marketing and Library staff.

Note: This promotion is no way sponsored, endorsed, administered, or associated with Instagram or Facebook. By entering, contestants confirm that they are over 13 years of age, release Instagram or Facebook of any responsibility, and agree to Instagram and Facebook's terms of use. 

Questions? Contact Outreach Librarian Julie Seigel at (301) 546-0138 for details.