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Video Contest

  • November 14
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Win up to $1000!
We are seeking original, creative video presentations on the 2016 theme of, "FREEDOM." Entry deadline is November 14, 2016. We encourage you to think outside of the box. Try to do something that will set you apart from the competition. Tell us how you express the values of freedom or how you have seen the values of freedom expressed by others. BE CREATIVE! See contest details below.
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Contest Rules
Contest
Professionals and amateurs can participate
Division Rules
Eligibility – Open to all who would like to enter. More than one person may work on entry but will have to split the monies at own discretion.
Content standards – Each entry should contain material suitable for a family audience and should not contain objectionable material.
Copyright – Each entry must adhere to copyright law and fair use guidelines.
Originality – Each entry must be the author’s own work. Please use only original or royalty- free music in your project.
Judging Criteria – Entries will be judged on adherence to theme, originality, story-line, and technical merit (shot selection, shot composition, audio quality, lighting, editing, continuity, etc.)
Length - The video must not be longer than 2 minutes.
Prizes
Win up to $1,000
Submission Guideline
Upload your video to YouTube and fill our the submission form.
Cost To Enter
Free
Youth division
If you are 13-18 years old (grades 7-12), you qualify for the Youth Division.
Prizes
Win up to $300
Submission Guideline
Upload your video to YouTube and fill out our the submission form.
Cost To Enter
Free
Elementary division
If you are 6-12 years old (grades K-6), you qualify for the Elementary Division.
Prizes
Win up to $100
Submission Guideline
Upload your video to YouTube and fill out the submission form.
Cost To Enter
Free
How to Submit

Upload your video to YouTube and fill out the submission form by November 14, 2016 here.

How to Upload to Youtube

  1. Go to http://www.youtube.com/
  2. In the upper right hand corner of the home page click on “sign in”
  3. If you have a google account you can login with that and go to the next step. If you don’t have a google login then click on “sign up for YouTube” and then fill out the necessary info.
  4. Once you’re logged in click on the link at the top of the screen that says “upload”
  5. Click on the button that says “video upload” and then upload your video.
  6. Make sure to fill out the Title and Description fields are filled out appropriately
  7. In the privacy section be sure to check the “Public” option.
  8. Click on the save button at the bottom of the screen
  9. You may have to wait a while for your video to upload, after your video is done processing go to your published video page.
  10. Copy the url link and paste it in the appropriate field of the submission form.

Click here to submit your entry!

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