Make a creative funny, heartwarming, or informational video for the opportunity to win a $1,000 TetherBox Creative Video Scholarship! This scholarship is sponsored by tetherbox, “the modern twist on the college care package.”
Who is eligible to apply for a TetherBox Creative Video Scholarship?
- Applicant must be a full-time student attending or planning on attending an accredited four-year institution within the United States.
- College freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors
- High school seniors
- All majors eligible
What are the requirements for the video?
You have full creative control on how you storyboard and shoot your video, but here’s a few thoughts to help add context:
Format: The video could be a commercial for TetherBox or it could be about receiving college care packages while away at school. It could also be about other topics related to care packages, being away from home, connecting to loved ones from afar, etc.
Situation: Think of unique situations, locations, occurrences, etc. or think of common situations, occurrences and locations that you can put a creative, humorous, or heartwarming twist on.
Dialogue/Narrative: Develop hilarious or touching dialogue and/or narratives.
Perspective: Find creative and unique angles and shots.
Effects: Try and make use of different video styles and effects to get the video just the way you want it.
Think Creatively: Think back on your favorite commercials and the most popular viral commercials on the web and see what unique ideas you can come up with.
Video length should be at least 1 minute, but no longer than 4 minutes.
When your commercial is ready, upload your video to a file sharing site like Dropbox or Google Drive and send the link to firstname.lastname@example.org, along with a short bio including your name, year in school, and expected graduation date and a brief overview explaining your video concept.
Each video will be graded on the following:
Situational Creativity – 25%
Dialogue/Narrative Creativity – 25%
Commercial Appeal – 20%
Video Quality – 15%
Editing/Flow – 15%
How much is the TetherBox Creative Video Scholarship worth?
A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded for any college related expenses, including tuition, room, board, supplies, etc!
When is the application deadline for the TetherBox Creative Video Scholarship?
The submission deadline is March 31, 2017. The winner will be notified by May 1, 2017.
Best of luck, creative students!