Student Writing Contest

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Baylor Nation needs student fans in attendance for the 2014 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl. Want to see Baylor Football play in person with 340 of your fellow Baylor Bears? Student Activities is looking for loud and proud Baylor fans who wish to fling their green and gold afar (in Arizona)!

To qualify, submit an essay not exceeding 500 words telling us how you embody the Baylor Spirit through your participation in Baylor Athletics.


  • Only Baylor students enrolled full-time are eligible to enter the contest.
  • All entries must be submitted in the required format. (Attached Word document containing entry essay - not exceeding 500 words; including name, phone number, and Baylor email address)
  • All entries must be submitted via email attachment to Casey Cantrelle, Coordinator of Spirit and Traditions: Casey_Cantrelle@baylor.edu.
  • All submissions must be received by: Sunday, December 22, 2013, 12:00pm (noon) Central Standard Time.
  • Winners will be notified by phone no later than: Monday, December 23, 2013, 5:00pm Central Standard Time.


  • Two winning entries will be selected from all submissions.
  • A student/staff/faculty panel will determine the winning entries.
  • Each student who submits a winning entry will receive one (1) full paid Fiesta Bowl Travel Package.
  • Student winners are required to agree to all travel package expectations.