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#begolden - Video Scholarship Competition


During the month of December prepare a short video, up to 90 seconds, explaining what it means to you to #begolden, why you want to attend UMC.


  1.  Like us on Facebook Facebook Icon in Maroon and Gold and follow us on Twitter Twitter Icon in Maroon and Gold
  2. Upload your video to Facebook and/or Twitter. 
  3. Tag "University of Minnesota Crookston Admissions" on Facebook and @UMCadmissions on Twitter in your post.
    Be sure to include the hashtag #begolden
  4. Get your friends and family to "Like" and "Retweet" your videos.
  5. Winners agree to send the original copy to the UMC Admissions Office for promotional use.
  6. These scholarships are for new Fall 2018 students.
  7. Awards are available for full-time enrolled on-campus degree seeking students and must be used for Fall 2018.
  8. Videos may qualify for multiple awards.
  9. Paticipants are not required to visit campus in December, but it does get you entered in to win a $1,000 scholarship!

Video must be appropriate and needs to be submitted by 12:00pm on December 31, 2017 to be entered. Winners will be chosen and scholarships will be awarded in January 2017.


1st place: $2,500 scholarship
2nd place: $1,500 scholarship
3rd place: $1,000 scholarship
Most likes on Facebook: $1,000 scholarship
Most retweets on Twitter: $1,000 scholarship
Regal the Eagles choice: $500 scholarship


Sample Videos

Check out the 2017 #begolden winner's video!

Steven Gonzalez

Come check us out in the month of December!

Anyone who visits in the month of December will also
be entered in to win a $1,000 scholarship.

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