Do you have what it takes to go viral? Create a video about why you’re excited about the 2019 LSA Summer Institute! Get the most likes, highlight the Institute theme and/or Year of Indigenous Languages, and win a one-year LSA membership! Winner will be announced at the Institute Opening Ceremony on June 24, 2019. The details: Videos need to be emailed to our ‘Box’ account for us to review We will post your videos to the Institute Facebook page (fb.com/LSA2019) and Twitter account (twitter.com/LSA2019) Winner is chosen via # of likes and how well they highlight the Institute theme “Linguistics in the Digital Era” and/or the Year of Indigenous Languages Submit your videos before June 1st To be eligible, you must be registered for the Institute before the competition deadline (June 1st) Watch out for the official viral video challenge hashtag #lingstitute2019VVC on Twitter. How to send in your video! Save your video with your first and last name (e.g., Jane_Linguist.mov). Send your video (.mov or .mp4) as an email attachment to: _Lingst.firstname.lastname@example.org After you send the email with your submission, you will receive a confirmation email that your movie has been uploaded! Note that it may take a couple of minutes for the upload process. If you have any questions about the process, please contact us at email@example.com.