KT&G (CEO Bok-in Baek) will invite participants for the 9th SangSang Realization Contest, by which participants may grow together with the professional advisors.
SangSang Realization Contest is an on-the-job training style competition by which participants may experience real business with KT&G employees and external advisors.
Applicants pay apply to one of three categories including Story for personal experience and idea, AD for advertisement image and Planning for social contribution project proposal related to social issues. SangSang Funding Award system will be applied so the ranking and cash award will be decided by the number of votes won by the judges. Forty two winners will be awarded a total sum of 28.8 million Korean won.
Applicants may apply through the official webpage (contest.ktng.com) between October 30 and November 19. The winner of Story and finalists for AD and Planning will be announced on November 27. The panel of judges consists of KT&G employees and the celebrity copywriter, Mr. Cheol Jeong, will provide professional advisory for the finalists through the workshop on December 1. The final winners of AD and Planning will be selected after their final presentation on December 11 and the award ceremony for the winners of all the categories including Story will be held as well.
A related official of KT&G said, “The 9th Sangsang Realization Contest which started in year 2010 has built awareness to be selected as the No.1 public competition by a major competition and activity portal site. KT&G will fully support the growth of participants through the 9th SangSang Realization Contest.”