2 years ago

When:
28 April, 2016

Location:
UNSW Old Main Building

Organised by:
APRS UNSW (Advertising & Public Relations Society)


GET EXCITED EVERYONE! Our PR Pitch Competition is back and better with our new partners Polkadot PR and Headspace. This is a great opportunity for anyone from any degree and year to learn and develop essential lifelong skills (and possibly score an internship whilst you're at it!)

FIRST YEARS ARE WELCOMED!

♢♢FIRST PLACE PRIZE:♢♢
Internship at Polkadot PR!
http://www.polkadotpr.com.au/

♢♢HOW DOES IT WORK?♢♢
Teams of 3 - 4 will devise a PR campaign to pitch to Polkadot PR and Headspace.The top five finalist teams will present in front of a live audience and will be judged by leading advertising professionals, client representatives and university professors.

♢♢ABOUT HEADSPACE:♢♢
Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foudation providing early intervention mental health services to 12 - 25 year olds.

The service is designed to make it easy as possible for a young person and their family to get the help they need for problems affecting their wellbeing. This covers four core areas: mental health, physical health, work and study support and alcohol and other drug services.

The services can be accessed through headspace centres, online counselling service eheadspace and postvention suicide support program headspace School Support.

http://headspace.org.au/

♢♢KEY COMPETITION DATES:♢♢
- Thursday 28 April: Workshop presented by Polkadot PR and Brief given by headspace (4 - 6pm, Old Main Building G31)

- Wednesday 11 May - Thursday 12 May: Heats presentations at UNSW (4 - 6pm, Old Main Building G31)

- Thursday 19 May: Grand Finals (4 - 6pm, Old Main Building G31)

♢♢HOW DO I APPLY?♢♢
To register your team click here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1H5I2ZFqt1CTYkbTYc4H6HK3_9KWMUtYf5I3rkvh7cdI/viewform?c=0&w=1

To register individually (and then we'll put you in a team of 3 - 4!): https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1NXbDQD1fmzanCVTx5HB1I5FIRjfbnU2vLqdkwOJtskQ/viewform?c=0&w=1

Registrations CLOSE Wednesday 27 April 11:59pm!

Conditions of entry:
- All students must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at the University of New South Wales.

If you have any questions, don't hesistate to email us at aprsunsw@gmail.com or message us on Facebook!