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Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Seeking Student Stories In Online Contest

Website to collect video entries

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery is asking recipients of the Academic Challenge Scholarship to share their education stories in a video for a chance to win $500 and an appearance in Lottery advertising.

The Lottery will collect video entries at through December 1, 2017.  Eligible videos will be posted on the Lottery’s Facebook page during the week of December 4 and voted on by the public. Three videos with the most “likes” will win $500.

“Since 2010, the Lottery has provided nearly 270,000 scholarships worth more than $705 million to Arkansas students,” said Bishop Woosley, Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Director. “With this contest, we are highlighting how the Lottery has positively impacted the lives of thousands of Arkansans who have received scholarships to further their education and careers.”

The Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship is funded in large part by the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery and provides tuition assistance to students at every state college, university and two-year technical school, both public and private.

To enter the video contest, current or former scholarship recipients should visit Winners will be announced on December 11 at

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