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Clemson's Light Imaging Facility is pleased to announce that the fourth annual HOOKEd on Microscopy Light Micrograph Competition is officially open!
HOOKEd on Microscopy is a contest that is sponsored by the Light Imaging Facility, and is open to the public with the intent of celebrating the importance of light microscopy to both art and scientific advancement.
Prizes up to $300 are awarded in 2 categories: the Experts' Choice category and the People's Choice category.
Voting for the 2017 People's Choice Semifinalists will begin on Septemeber 21, 2017 and ends on September 28, 2018.
All submitted images will be given a score by our Expert panel. The images that receive the highest 3 scores will win first, second, and third place prizes.
1st place winner - $300
2nd place winner - $200
3rd place winner - $100
All submitted images will be posted on Facebook. The top 5 most like images on Facebook and at least 5 images selected by CLIF Staff will proceed as semifinalists. The semifinalists will be displayed at our voting events during the Fall of 2017, at Clemson University in various locations. At the conclusion of the contest, the image with the MOST total votes will be selected as the winner.
People's Choice winner - $100