Win a Flip Ultra camcorder worth £99.99

March 12, 2009

In 100 words or less, tell us the moment in history at which you would have liked to be present – with a videocamera in hand.

The ten best entries will win a Flip Ultra camcorder. Flip, the world’s first point-and-shoot camcorder, allows students to document learning via video and their instructors to capture learning and evidence of understanding. It records 60 minutes of footage, and a signature flip-out USB arm connects directly to a computer, making it simple to upload content to websites. Built-in software makes it easy to shoot, edit and share videos. The recommended retail price of Flip Ultra is £99.99.

  • The winning entries will be pub­lished in Times Higher Education in May 2009.
  • Entries must be original work. l Employees of TSL Education and their family members may not enter.
  • Winning entries will be chosen by the editor, whose decision is final.

Email your entry, with the subject line “Flip Competition”, to

or post it to

Flip Competition, Times Higher Education, 26 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4HQ

Include your name, postal address, telephone number and email address.

The closing date for receipt of entries is 9 April 2009.

For more information about Flip Video’s range of point-and-shoot camcorders, visit

Terms and conditions

Employees or agencies of TSL Education and their family members, or anyone else connected with the competition, may not enter the competition.

Your entry must be your own original work and must not contain any third-party materials and/or content that you do not have permission to use. If we have reason to believe your entry is not your own work, we may not consider it.

The closing date of the competition is 11:59pm on 9 April 2009. Entries received after the closing date will not be considered.

The editor will decide the winning entries. The editor’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

By submitting an entry to the competition, you give TSL Education:

a. permission for your entry to be edited and published in Times Higher Education and on its website and grant TSL a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide licence to republish your competition entry in electronic format and hard copy format for purposes connected with the competition; and

b. the right to use your name, age and town or city of residence for the sole purpose of identifying you as the author of your entry.

By entering the competition, you are accepting these terms and conditions.

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