Share how you’ll change the world with Dr. Pepper for your chance to win up to $100,000 in tuition. Since 2008, Dr Pepper has awarded almost $10,000,000 in tuition.
Official Rules: open to US, DC, 18 but no older than 24 on December 2, 2017. Begins on August 14 at 8:00 AM PT and ends on October 18. One entry per person.
How to Enter:
Share how you’ll change the world in 350 characters or less. You can change or modify your goal up until the point you receive 50 votes, after which point the goal is locked. Your goal is what you want to dedicate yourself to achieving. If you love animals, your goal might be to be a vet who helps keep them healthy. If you’re a musician, your goal might be to take over the Top 40. No goal is too big or too small.
You can also nominate someone else who meets the Eligibility requirements above by answering the question above about the person you want to nominate, and providing the person’s name, major, name of their current school or school he or she wishes to attend. You must obtain permission from the person (and from the parent/legal guardian if the person is under the age of majority in his/her state of residency) whose goal you submit to use their name, school and reason why he or she deserves to win tuition.
Rally your friends to vote on your entry.
Once you reach 50 votes, submit a video demonstrating why you deserve to be a Tuition Contestant.
Goals will be posted on the Website for voting. A total of 1 vote per person for each Goal posted.
Judging Criteria: How you want to make an impact with your degree/education; Inclusion of Dr Pepper (not mandatory, but recommended); Impact of tuition prize on your life, in your community, or the world; Overall presentation quality.
Twenty (20) Grand Prizes (4 for each Grand Prize Game): A trip for two (winner and guest) to one of the Grand Prize Games as a “Pass Contestant” to participate in the pass competition (“Half-Time Event”). ARV: ACC – $3,375, Big Ten – $3,075, Big 12 – $2,880, Pac-12 – $3,160, SEC – $3,000
The Grand Prize also includes an opportunity to compete for one of the following:
Five (5) $100,000 Tuition Prizes (One at each Grand Prize Game): $100,000 Tuition, payable as set forth in the Tuition Awards section in the rules.
Five (5) Runner-Up Prizes (One per Grand Prize Game): $25,000 Tuition, payable as set forth in the Tuition Awards section in the rules.
Ten (10) Consolation Prizes (Two per Grand Prize Game): $2,500 Tuition, payable as set forth in the Tuition Awards section in the rules.
The choice among ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, SEC and Pac-12 Games is at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. All Grand Prizes include round trip coach flight for winner and one guest from the major U.S. airport nearest the winner’s home to the Game Site, three nights hotel for two, airport transfers, commemorative gifts, admission to pre-game Sponsor party, and 2 tickets to the Grand Prize Game, and the Grand Prize Winner will have a chance to compete as a Pass Contestant as described in the Rules.