New and Notable Video Contests - Week of June 16
Biggest cash prize: $16,500 in the Duck Tape Silver Video Project, brought to you by Tongal. Duck Tape wants to explore the connection between their product and consumers’ lives. If a roll of Duck Tape could talk what stories could it tell? Open worldwide, 13 and older. Get your pitch in by June 25th, otherwise videos are due August 1st.
Best prize: A $40,000 Production Prize Package + $1,000 cash in the On Location: The Los Angeles Video Project. What is your LA? Tell your story in a 5-minutes-or-less narrative, documentary, commercial or animation that positively highlights Los Angeles to the rest of the world. A total of 20 short films will earn cash and prizes! Open to US residents, 18 and older. Due August 29th.
Best trip: A 7-night Walt Disney World Resort vacation for 4 in the Disney ‘Be the 8th Miner’ Contest. To celebrate Disney’s newest attraction, The Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, you are invited to do your best Seven Dwarfs impressions across 7 weekly competitions. Each week, a new assignment is given and you need to complete the task by submitting a relevant video or photo. Weekly winners will receive $500, and go on to be considered for that HUGE Grand Prize. Open to US residents, 18 and older. Final day to submit is July 22nd.
OVC’s Pick of the Week: Our overall favorite contest this week is the AT&T U-verse ‘Internet & TV Your Way’ Contest, brought to you by Zooppa. AT&T U-verse lets you access your TV, Internet, On Demand and downloadable content on just about any screen you own. In a 30-second commercial, AT&T wants you to highlight how U-verse makes this happen. We like this contest because there are a lot of ways for you to win. If you’re quick, you could score a $3000 Early Entry Prize by July 29th - and still be eligible to place in the final Video Awards. Plus, eight additional videos will be awarded with cash prizes up to $10,000 for First Place. Open worldwide, 14 and older, Final day to submit is September 2nd.
None of these video contests striking your fancy? There are TONS more contests waiting for you at OnlineVideoContests.com! Which contests will you be working on?