CANCELED: IUP Conquer the Mic

HUB Ohio Room Student Cooperative

Canceled: Conquer the Mic 2020Please be aware that, in accordance with the directives issued by IUP President Driscoll in his email dated Thursday, March 12, 2020, at 1:15 p.m. regarding coronavirus COVID-19 precautions and the prohibition of any program or event of 75 people or over, STATIC has canceled IUP Conquer the Mic, scheduled for Thursday, April 9, 2020, in the HUB Ohio Room at 7 p.m.


Are you IUP's best music act? Prove it at STATIC's IUP Conquer the Mic!

The event takes place on Thursday, April 9, in the HUB Ohio Room, starting at 7:00 p.m. The event is free for groups to register and perform, as well as for individuals to attend.

All bands (including all genres, groups, solo acts, acoustic acts, singer-songwriters, and other performers) are eligible to participate, so long as at least one member of the group is an active IUP student. Winners will be eligible to receive bragging rights and a sweet trophy, as well as cash prizes! $200 will be awarded to first place, $150 will be awarded to second place, and $100 will be awarded to third place.

Judging will consist of both official event judges, as well as audience participation and voting. Encourage your friends, roommates, and groupies to attend!

Event registration is now closed.

To register, you must complete the application here, and submit a 30-second demo. If your demo doesn't successfully upload with the online application, submit the file to The deadline for entry is March 30.

For more information, visit the STATIC website or Twitter page.