The winner will be selected by popular vote in two rounds:
Self-Portraits will be posted on CodeArt’s website code-art.com, with First name + Last Initial and Grade of the girl submitting (no photos). You can invite friends and family to vote for yours. The 10 entries with the most votes will advance to the final round at Code/Art Miami on May 20th at UM’s Newman Alumni Center.
The Top 10 self-portraits will be printed out and displayed at Code/Art Miami on May 20, 2018, at UM’s Newman Alumni Center. At the event, each finalist’s photo and short write-up will also be displayed next to her self-portrait. Voting will begin at 1:00pm and end at 2:00pm. Each event attendee gets to vote once for their favorite, and the entry with the most votes at 2:00pm will be awarded “People’s Choice” winner during the Awards Ceremony.
Prizes will be presented during an Awards Ceremony at Code/Art Miami on May 20, 2018. The top 10 finalists in the Self-Portrait with Pet category who attend the Awards Ceremony will also get to keep the physical display of their coded self portrait. The 1st place winner will be awarded an additional prize selected to reward effort and encourage further exploration of coding. The prize may include one or more of the following — certificate good for a coding workshop, tech swag, books, and/or a gift card.
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