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CAFCE National Co-op Week 2016!

March 14-18, 2016
posted on February 17, 2016
National Co-op Week is coming up this year on March 14-18, 2016 and CAFCE’s social media contest is back! Whether you are a fabulous with Facebook, terrible with Twitter, intimidated by Instagram or likeable on LinkedIn this contest is for you!

National Co-op Week is coming up this year on March 14-18, 2016 and CAFCE’s social media contest is back! Whether you are a fabulous with Facebook, terrible with Twitter, intimidated by Instagram or likeable on LinkedIn this contest is for you!

This year our goal is to spread more knowledge of Co-operative education than ever before! Students, employers, community members, educators, and co-op staff are encouraged to join in and participate as we promote National Co-op Week! 

How to participate?

Post your love of co-op with #coopweek

Follow our official contest channels:

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CAFCE members, what is required of me?

  • One contest champion must be chosen from each school, these contest champions are responsible for forwarding promotional emails to students and employers
  • Contest champions are responsible to send out messages on social media to promote co-op week with #coopweek or #hirecoop

Prizes

Each week leading up to co-op week prizes will be awarded to one student or employer who shares posts with #coopweek or #hirecoop.

Plus! At the end of the contest, there will be an overall grand prize awarded for social media involvement.

Feb 14th- 20th

$50 Amazon gift card

Feb 21st-27th

$50 Kelsey’s pre-paid gift card

Feb 28th- March 6th

$50 Amazon gift card

March 7th- March 13th

$50 iTunes gift card

March 14th

$50 Amazon gift card

March 15th

$50 Canadian Tire gift card

March 16th

$50 Amazon gift card

March 17th

$50 Wal-Mart gift card

March 18th

$50 Etsy gift card

Grand Prize

TBA

Wait! There is more!

Encourage the employers you work with to share their Co-op story with National Co-op Week!

#HireCoop

Employers are also entered to win the daily prizes and one lucky co-op employer will win the grand prize!

How can I help?

  • Stay tuned for emails! Shortly, you will receive an email for your students and an email for your employers. Please pass these along and spread the word that National Co-op Week will be bigger than ever this year!
  • Follow along on our official contest channels for updates, sample posts, photos, and progress reports! Please feel free to share these with your networks.
  • As always, promote Co-operative Education and CAFCE’s National Co-op Week in your organizations and to your community!

Participant’s guide

Looking for more information! Visit our Participants guide for tips, tricks, and details of the contest here!