#SpotMark Instagram Challenge


Help welcome President Mark Thompson on campus by participating in the #SpotMark Instagram Challenge during the month of June! Take a selfie with President Thompson, share it on Instagram and enter for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card!

Where is he now? Beatty Hall? The Quad? On the roof of Wentworth hall? Over the month of June, follow us on Instagram and we will keep you updated on the different campus events where you can #SpotMark – to give you a chance to meet him and get a selfie before Sunday June 30th.

Three winners will be picked by a random name generator and announced on Instagram and the Wentworth internal newsletter, The W, on Friday July 12th. This challenge is in no way endorsed or sponsored by Instagram or Amazon.

How does it work?

  • Must be a current Wentworth Student.
  • Follow the Wentworth Instagram page @wentworthinstitute; and accept follow request by @wentworthinstitute.
  • Participants must take a selfie with Mark and post on their Instagram account with the hashtag #SpotMark and tag @wentworthinstitute.
  • Post entries due by June 30, 2019, 11:59 EST PM Sunday.
  • 3 winners will be contacted through Instagram between July 1-5th. Each winner will have until Wednesday July 10th to respond to @wentworthinstitute, to secure their prize.
  • First place winner will receive a $100 Amazon gift card. The 2nd and 3rd place winners will each receive $50 Amazon gift cards.

Rules of the #SpotMark Instagram Challenge

  • Mark has every right to say no to a selfie for any reason.
  • Participants can’t touch Mark unless he says it’s okay.
  • No technical selfies, you must go up and talk to Mark and ask him for a selfie. (A technical selfie is taking a photo of yourself with Mark in the background unaware).
  • Participants must make their Instagram account public for the course of the competition.
  • The winning image will be posted on @wentworthinstitute Instagram page.
  • No hateful language, gestures or images in post or caption allowed.
  • Must be an Instagram post not an Instagram story, to be eligible.
  • Instagram posts can be a photo or video selfie.
  • If there are multiple people in the photo, the person who posts the image will go into the competition. All competitors must post their own photos.
  • Each #SpotMark post must be on different days or in different locations. Contestants cannot take multiple photos with Mark from the same interaction and re-post throughout the competition. 
  • Participants must be a current Wentworth Students.
  • The winning photos or video will be shared on the Wentworth Instagram account
  • Please read the prize winner terms and conditions before joining the challenge.
  • If you have any questions regarding the event or the terms and conditions, please contact editor@wit.edu.