Future UNC students want to know from you, the real UNC voices, what's great about Greeley. This is your chance to have some fun and win some money.

Announcing the Winners!


Thanks to all of you who submitted videos and all of the people who voted! Here are the May 2013 winners:


Contest Announcement

We’re looking for things you like to do in the city. Where do you eat, shop, play? Even the not-so-well-known places! Pick one, two or many places.

So grab a video camera, cell phone, Flip—whatever video device you’ve got—and go be creative.  Have some fun. Invite other current UNC students and go capture the best of Greeley. You can have a production team of up to five current students and feel free to star in your own video.


  • First Prize – $500.00
  • Second Prize - $250.00
  • Third Prize - $100.00
  • People’s Choice - $100.00

Prize amounts are totals to be shared if there are multiple team members


Videos will be published on UNC’s YouTube channel and open to public voting via the YouTube Like button. A panel of judges will choose from the top “liked” videos to award first, second and third prizes. The Viewers’ Choice Award will go to the video receiving the most YouTube likes.


The video file and participant permission form(s) must be submitted to the Office of Web Communications, Carter Hall 2009, by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 15.

Web Communications will add the videos to YouTube; please do not publish it yourself.

YouTube voting will

  • open on Wednesday, April 17
  • close on Wednesday , May 1

The contest will be announced on UNC’s Facebook page, Twitter account, Around Campus email and Current Student web page.

Winners will be announced Thursday, May 2. Winners will be notified via email prior to the announcement.

Format and Submission

Video entries must be between one and three minutes in length.
Here’s how to get the video to us before 5:00 p.m., Monday, April 15

  • Save your video in .mpeg, .mov or .mp4 format.
  • Burn your video to CD/DVD.
  • Label CD/DVD with your name, phone, and email. Use a permanent marker.
  • Print, complete and sign this participant form.
  • Deliver hand deliver or mail the CD/DVD and form(s) to
    • Web Communications
      University of Northern Colorado
      Campus Box 51
      Carter Hall 2009
      Greeley, CO 80639

All videos must be received before 5:00 p.m., Monday, April 15 to be considered.

The Details

Any videos that are submitted, including but not limited to the winning videos, may be used on the university’s Greeley Experience web site (to be released this summer).

Questions?  Email Ronna.Johnston@unco.edu.

Good Luck!