Overcoming obesity is a story worth sharing.
Due October 23rd, 2015 - There are millions of stories about obesity in America. Share yours in a film or video of five minutes or less and you could win up to $5,000—plus a trip to Los Angeles to watch your work premiere at ObesityWeek℠ 2015.
Your entry should creatively inspire, motivate and/or educate the public about issues related to obesity. Submissions will be judged on originality, creativity, direction, production value, content and thoughtfulness.
Here are some ideas to consider:
* Unmet society needs
* What makes obesity a disease
* Obesity in America
* Balancing prevention and treatment strategies
* Combatting weight stigma and discrimination
* Life transformations–personal struggles and triumphs
* Solutions to the obesity epidemic
* And many more!
Click the link below for Official Rules and more details.
A jury-awarded grand prize of $5,000 will be presented to the winner in Los Angeles, CA, during ObesityWeek 2015—the largest international event focused on the basic science, clinical application and prevention and treatment of obesity.
One second-place winner will receive $3,500
Two third-place winners will receive $1,500 each
All four winning videos and films will premiere during the ObesityWeek conference, which takes place November 2–7, 2015.
Open to individuals, ages 18 and older, residing in the United States.
is now open!
Encourage students in Grades 3-8 to create a 1-2 minute video of their plan to make a difference for children living in poverty for a chance to win $5,000 for a charity of their choice and other exciting prizes.