High School Student of the Week
Who can Enter
- Nominators must be 18 years of age or older, legal Florida state residents, and either a parent or legal guardian of the nominee, and must have lawful access to the methods of entry set forth in these rules. Nominees must be 14 years of age or older and currently enrolled in a Florida High School.
How to Enter
- To nominate, log onto http://www.Facebook.com/fox35news and click on the 'Student of the Week' link and follow through to the on-line entry page. Nominators will be asked to enter their email address and phone number. Submit a nomination by completing the on-line entry form and uploading a photo of the nominee. No one may appear in the photo with the nominee. Photos must be submitted in JPEG format with dimensions at least 640 x 480. Nominators must have the right or permission to submit the photo; professionally taken photos are not permitted. Nominators will be asked to provide the name of the person they are nominating. The nominator must write why the High School student should be recognized as a Student of the Week and include the student’s notable achievements. It is mandatory to explain why the student should be recognized to enter the contest and the explanation must fit in the space provided on the entry form, in 700 characters or less. The photo of each winning student may be shown and a portion of the nominator’s essay may be read on Good Day Orlando.
- Each Wednesday, during the contest, beginning on September 20, 2017 through Wednesday May 9, 2018, the winning high school student will be announced on Good Day Orlando between 8AM and 9AM. The Student of the Week will receive a certificate of recognition and the Nominator will win a $500 Hudson’s Gift Certificate (ERV $500). Prizes provided by Hudson’s Furniture. FOX 35 reserves the right to cancel the announcement of the Student of the Week during any week FOX 35 deems it necessary to cover breaking news or present continuing coverage of breaking news of local, regional or national significance.