It’s that time of the year again: Imagine Cup People’s Choice Award!!! The People’s Choice award is part of the Imagine Cup.
What is the Imagine Cup?
The Microsoft Imagine Cup is the world’s premier student technology competition. Microsoft invites all eligible students to use their imagination and passion to create a technology solution that addresses the Imagine Cup 2012 theme: Imagine a world where technology helps solve the toughest problems.
In ten years, the Imagine Cup has grown to be a truly global competition focused on finding solutions to real-world problems. Since 2003, over 1.4 million students have participated in the Imagine Cup with 358,000 students representing 183 countries and regions registering for the Imagine Cup 2011 competition.
Vote For the People’s Choice
Now is the stage of the Imagine Cup where YOU get to vote on your favorite projects and games. Here’s how it works: go to the People’s Choice Facebook page, check out the team pages and vote for your favorite. You can vote everyday (until May 19th), so vote often! There are prizes for the teams and the voters!
The Imagine Cup team with the most votes will win a an all-expense paid trip to Sydney, Australia for the Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals this July. Additionally, anyone who vote will be entered for a chance to win weekly prizes including Acer ultrabooks, GAEMS Xbox bundles, Beats by Dr. Dre headphones and more!
There are three ways to vote
- Visit the Facebook page and click “vote” on your favorite team
- Send this tweet: “@mstechstudent I am voting for #<TEAMNAME> in #ICPeoplesChoice. Rules: http://bit.ly/H4vrRl”
- Text your favorite team name’s code (listed on their team page) to 45444
You can vote every day, on each platform, for each of the teams!