New and Notable Video Contests - Week of February 3
Biggest cash prize: $19,000 in the Lay’s Kettle Cooked Video Project, brought to you by Tongal. Create a 25-second commercial that will get people craving Lay’s Kettle Cooked chips. The brand will soon pick their favorite crowdsourced ad ideas, then it’s your turn to pitch your video-making abilities. Three pitch winners will each earn $2000 to create their commercials, and a guaranteed spot in the final video awards where they could earn up to an additional $17,000. Open worldwide, 13 and older. Pitches are due February 14th.
Best Prize: A GoPro HERO3 prize pack + $500 Cabela’s gift card in the Cabela’s #ItsInMyNature Video Contest. For all those of you who love the outdoors, Cabela’s and GoPro want you to show what’s in YOUR nature in a 60-second video. Show your world, show your character, show your passion, and you could be one of 5 Grand Prize winners. Open to US residents, 18 and older. Due March 28th.
Best Trip: Family trip for four to Walt Disney World + a 1-Year Home Protection Plan in the Kidstructions ‘How Does It Work?’ Video Contest. Do you have an adorable, creative kid between the ages of 18 months and 12 years old? American Home Shield asks you to shoot a 1-minute video of your child explaining how they think a home system or appliance works. Three winners will be awarded in two age categories, for a total of 6 overall winners. Open to US residents, 21 and older. Due February 28th.
OVC’s Pick of the Week: Our overall favorite contest this week is the Tribeca Interactive & Interlude Music Film Challenge, hosted by GeneroTV. This is an exciting trio of opportunities for filmmakers who have intersecting interests in music videos and creative storytelling for the digital age. To participate, filmmakers are invited to use Interlude’s self-service authoring suite Treehouse to create an interactive music film for one of the three featured songs by Damon Albarn, Aloe Blacc and Ellie Goulding. One winning creator per song will be awarded $10,000 and a trip to New York City to attend and have their film showcased at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival! Open worldwide, 18 and older. Due March 27th.
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?