Category Archives: Competition

Share your end of lecture snaps and win!

Snapchat compShare your end of lecture snaps with uc.nz on Snapchat and enter to win great prizes!

Up for grabs is a student survival pack (valued at $200) and ten $10  UCSA cafe vouchers.

Entries are open from 9am Monday 16 October – 11.59pm Monday 23 October – so come on, show us how you’re spending your last week of lectures. Terms and conditions apply> 

Photo-a-day challenge – nature and mental health awareness

Last year the Mental Health Foundation received thousands of stunning entries for the Photo-a-day Challenge and loved seeing nature through our eyes.

The Photo-a-day Challenge was so popular last year they’re doing it again this year. It will run for 15 days from 1–15 October! Head out into nature, look at it with fresh eyes and show everyone  what you see!

Post and tag a picture each day using prompts from MHAW. Each day one lucky person will win a prize! #MHAWNZ @MHFNZ @MentalHealthFoundationNZ

Oct. 1 – My view
Oct. 2 – Gratitude
Oct. 3 – Light
Oct. 4 – Water
Oct. 5 – Small treasures
Oct. 6 – Nature indoors
Oct. 7 – Bush walk
Oct. 8 – Art
Oct. 9 – Pop of colour
Oct. 10 – MHAW Lockout
Oct. 11 – Papatūānuku (Mother Earth)
Oct. 12 – Creature
Oct. 13 – Spring
Oct. 14 – Love my backyard
Oct. 15 – Nature is key to…

And if your photo is connected to life at UC don’t forget to tag it #ucnow

Info on awesome prizes and how to register here>

Are you an environmental game-changer? WWF-New Zealand wants you

170928 Bright ideas for nature

Are you an inventor, an innovator, a creator? Could $25,000 help turn your idea into reality?

WWF-New Zealand, with supporters The Tindall Foundation, Department of Conservation, Callaghan Innovation and Bioheritage Heritage National Science Challenge, is on the search—from research labs to garden sheds and everywhere in between—for new ideas that could positively impact the environment.

Open from 25 September to 15 October, WWF-New Zealand’s Conservation Innovation Awards seek out and reward innovative game-changers for conservation. To find out how to submit an idea visit www.wwf.org.nz/innovation. A prize package of $25,000 will be awarded to each of the three winners.

What are you waiting for?