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    Bring back your happiest memory in Seoul!” #MySeoulJournal spread The Seoul Metropolitan Government has prepared a special event for global citizens who cannot visit Seoul due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Check the details below for more information! #Contest Theme“Seoul Journal” Choose 1 of the 3 subjects below ·My Seoul Bucket List ·An Ideal Day in Seoul ·Best Memory of Traveling in Seoul  #How to Apply 1. Make your own 1-2 journal pages decorated with words, pictures, drawings, etc. (See example image)  *Both handwritten and digitized journals are accepted. *Journals must be written in English for understanding of contents by judges. 2. Follow the official English Seoul Instagram account (@iseoulu) and regram the event post. 3. Use the hashtag #myseouljournal when uploading an image of the journal on your Instagram account. • Example image (source: @hitthatbulletjournal) #Eligibility All global citizens (who are not of Korean nationality) who love Seoul #Event Period From Dec. 1 to 23:59 (KST) on Dec. 14, 2020 (for 14 days) #Prizes Gold Prize (1 individual) iPad Pro (4th generation; Wi-Fi + Cellular 512 GB) & Apple Pencil 2 Silver Prize(9 individuals) AirPods Pro Bronze Prize (100 individuals) Amazon gift card ($10)  #Winners Announced at 17:00 (KST) on Dec.18, 2020  #Note 1. The copyright of works entered in the contest belongs to the participant. However, the works may be used for advertising purposes on the SMG’s social media channels after deliberation. 2. Plagiarized, copied, or stolen works will be excluded from judging, and the participant will be  wholly responsible for any legal conflicts that may arise during the process. 3. In the case that a winning work is found to have been plagiarized, copied, or stolen, the prize win  will be cancelled and the prize must be returned. 4. The selection criteria will be determined through examination by the officials of the Seoul brand, and the judging criteria will not be revealed to ensure the fairness of the event. 5. Works with the following items will be excluded from the judging process. - Works that belittle, slander, or use specific subjects (i.e. people, regions, groups, enterprises) without  permission - Works that include political, ideological, suggestive, violent, or crude contents      - Works that do not agree with the contest theme 6. There is no limit of works that may be entered, but there will be no overlapping prize wins. 7. The SMG will cover the expenses for taxes and the public utilities’ charge and shipping. However,      the SMG will not be responsible for additional expenses regarding customs or taxes.