Win an Achievement Unlocked T-shirt by doing MVA classes [Canada Only]


Hello Canadian SharePointers,

Microsoft Canada has setup a really nice contest in which you can win a geeky t-shirt by completing at least two modules of select MVA courses. It frankly only takes about 20 minutes and it can show you how great MVA is as a free resource offered by Microsoft. Here are all the details. (I am not running the contest, Microsoft is. If you got any questions, post in comments and I will try to get answers ASAP).

Microsoft Virtual Academy has courses that cover the entire Microsoft developer platform. Complete two (2) or more modules from any one (1) of any of the below MVA courses and we’ll send you an awesomely geeky t-shirt that will help you share the knowledge achievement that you’ve unlocked!

To claim your “Achievement Unlocked” t-shirt:

  1. Start and complete two (2) more modules of any one of the courses listed below between 12/1/2013 and 1/31/2014. Courses started before 12/1/2013 cannot be submitted.
  2. Take a screenshot of the course page (as shown below) showing you logged in, Canada as your country, and at two (2) or more completed (green) modules.

  3. Send your screenshot to with

    Your first name
    Last name
    Mailing address.

Your transcript will be validated and your t-shirt will be sent to you! Simple as that!

All Eligible Courses

The following are the SharePoint courses that you may take to qualify for the offer above:

HTML5 & CSS3 Fundamentals: Development for Absolute Beginners

Developing in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 Jump Start

Developing ASP.NET MVC4 Web Applications Jump Start

Building Web Apps with ASP.NET Jump Start

Developing SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions Jump Start

Terms and Conditions

The offer for a Microsoft Virtual Academy “Achievement Unlocked” t-shirt is good for residents of Canada. Offer good only to the first 500 MVA students (registered in Canada) that qualify for the offer. In order to qualify for the offer, each MVA student must complete two (2) or more MVA modules from one (1) of the eligible MVA courses listed above. Course transcript must be shown (in the form of a screenshot) like the image above and must then be sent via e-mail to mvachallenge@microsoft.comby 11:59pm on January 31, 2014. The screenshot must include their name and clearly display the student’s country as Canada. Limit one submission/t-shirt per person. This offer is non-transferable and cannot be combined with any other offer. This offer expires at midnight on January 31, 2014 while supplies last, and is not redeemable for cash. Any gift returned as non-deliverable will not be re-sent. Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of your t-shirt. Microsoft Canada reserves the right to substitute the t-shirt with a gift of equal or greater value.

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  • December 29, 2013 at 5:05 pm

    Sent in my course modules completion screen snap. Hope I’m within the first 500, looking foward to the bling 🙂

  • December 30, 2013 at 11:12 pm

    Great way to learn something new in a structured way.


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