Make your own money this summer! 3 winners will each receive $2,000 for their business idea. NFTE & Seventeen Magazine have teamed up for this exciting opportunity.
Just write a 500 word essay describing the type of business you want to establish, what this seed money will help you accomplish, and how you will market your business. The deadline to submit your business concept is June 1st.
To submit your business idea and for complete rules, click here.
“MissRepresentation.org is recruiting leaders in every community across the world to be a part of our Social Action Team. These Reps receive special Action Alerts from our team every two weeks with specific instructions on how to further the cause of gender equity.
Sample actions include: organizing meetings in your town, writing letters to your local papers, and activating communities online.
Every Rep will receive a Social Action Kit – an in-depth guide with even more ways of getting involved with MissRepresentation.org.”
The documentary Miss Representation, by Jennifer Siebel Newsom, premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, and aired on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network in October.
The film explores how the media’s misrepresentations of women have led to the underrepresentation of women in positions of power and influence.
“Seventeen is proud to present Tyra Banks’s Fiercely Real Model Contest, celebrating beautiful girls at any size! Show us why YOU are fiercely real and deserve to win a modeling contract by submitting your photos and information below.”
Miss Campus Fresh Face :: College Scholarship Contest!
Strength of Nature, the makers of Profectiv hair care products, has partnered again withBlack College Today Magazine and its highly successful historically Black College Today Magazine Tour. Steve Mootry, Editor and BCT Magazine program coordinator strategically schedules campus visits around the country, at key student or campus event periods, to maximize on exposure of the program and get optimal attendance and participation. College Student’s that enter the competition are required to be full-time students, have a passing Grade GPA and submit a short essay for why they should be selected as Miss Campus Fresh Face. As one of the primary and long-term corporate sponsors, Strength of Nature commits the Profectiv Brand to help by providing advertising & promotional insertions in BCT magazine and:
Generous product sampling, product literature and helpful general hair care & grooming information.
$2,000 Grand Prize Scholarship and 10 Semi-Finalist Scholarships of $500
Profectiv Model contract for website and public relations communications Professional photo session
Deadline: 12 Midnight, December 15, 2011.
VISIT THE SITE FOR MORE DETAILS » missfreshface.com
i may enter too, but if/when you do , let me know so I can root for you !!! =)