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Don’t miss out on the chance to win £1,000 for your hall, club or group

The Vice-Chancellor is running a competition to find the student committee, group or club that has run the most innovative and fun event during Freshers Week.

To enter, please email up to five photos or a 30-second video clip and 300 words on what the event was, how it was COVID secure, how it made new students feel part of the #LboroFamily and how you will spend the money if you win.

The prizes are as follows:

  • First prize - £1,000
  • Second prize - £500
  • Third prize - £250

The Vice-Chancellor, the LSU President, the Mayor and the Police Inspector will make up the judging panel.

The rules:

  • Events must adhere to the latest Government and University COVID-19 guidelines
  • They can be virtual or in person events
  • Prize money is to be used to buy something for the hall, group, society or club
  • The decision of the judging panel is final
  • The competition is open to all students

The deadline is 12 October 2020 and entries should be emailed to