Finalists announced for 'Promoting the Good Works of Indiana Agriculture' competition

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2014-03-07
INDIANAPOLIS – Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann today announced that teams from Huntington University, University of Indianapolis and University of Southern Indiana were the three finalists for the “Promoting the Good Works of Indiana Agriculture” competition. In response to a request for proposal to develop a creative, innovative communications campaign promoting Indiana agriculture, 38 teams representing more than 200 students and 19 institutions submitted entries.

“I want to thank all the teams their creativity and hard work to prepare very impressive and professional proposals. Selecting the three finalists was challenging for our panel of judges.” said Lt. Governor Ellspermann.

On March 24, the three finalists will make 20-minute presentations of their proposals to a panel of judges. The winning submission will receive $25,000 with $10,000 awarded to the school and the remaining $15,000 split among the students who prepared the proposal.

For more information regarding the competition, please click here.
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