High school students vie for prizes in UH West Oahu's annual flyer contest

Deadline for entries Feb. 1

University of Hawaiʻi-West Oʻahu
Julie Funasaki Yuen, (808) 454-4870
Public Information Officer, Public Relations and Marketing Department
Posted: Nov 2, 2009

Hawai‘i high school students are invited to put their creativity to the test by entering UH West O‘ahu’s Third Annual Flyer Contest. Selected finalists will win one of five iPod video Nanos. Designs promoting UH West O‘ahu as a top choice for college-bound students are due by Feb. 1.
Online voters and a panel of judges will select a grand prize winner from the top five finalists at uhwo.hawaii.edu/flyercontest in April. The winning design will be published in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and MidWeek and the grand prize winner will receive an Amazon Kindle. Visit uhwo.hawaii.edu/flyercontest for contest guidelines and to download the design template.
Key Dates:
  • Feb. 1, 2010 – Deadline for flyer designs to be submitted
  • Feb. 15-26, 2010 – Best five designs selected, finalists each receive iPod video Nano (8GB) player (at minimum, one finalist will be from a neighbor island school)
  • March 8-22, 2010 – Online review/voting begins for grand prize winner
  • April 2010 – Grand prize announced; winner to be presented Amazon Kindle digital reader
  • April 2010 – Grand prize winner’s flyer published in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and MidWeek
Entries should be submitted with the student’s full name, school, grade level, phone number and email address.
For more information about the UH West O‘ahu Flyer Contest, visit uhwo.hawaii.edu/flyercontest, email uhwoflyercontest@uhwo.hawaii.edu or call 454-4750. Open to high school students in grades 9 to 12. One entry per person. All submitted materials become the property of UH West O‘ahu. UH West O‘ahu reserves the right to publish submitted designs for marketing and outreach purposes.
About UH West O‘ahu
UH West O‘ahu became a four-year, comprehensive university when it served its first class of freshmen in fall 2007. The University offers quality education, small classes and personalized attention at convenient locations. UH West O‘ahu held a ground blessing ceremony in January in anticipation of the start of construction for a state-of-the art, new campus in the City of Kapolei. For more information, visit uhwo.hawaii.edu, facebook.com/uhwestoahu, twitter.com/uhwestoahu or call 454-4700 or toll-free (866) 299-8656.

For more information, visit: http://uhwo.hawaii.edu/flyercontest