Eligibility Requirements: All NSHSS high school members
Video Prompt: Express yourself by providing an artistic representation of yourself or your worldview through film.
Films should be no more than 5 minutes long, and submissions can be made in the following categories:scripted film narrative, animation, documentary, or music video/musical/dance performance.
***Previously created music may be used if the song’s original artist and composer are credited.
Entries will be judged on the following criteria:
*To enter, upload your video to YouTube and provide the link in your application.
By submitting your work to us, you are giving NSHSS and its partners, affiliates, and licensees the non-exclusive right to publish your work in any format, including print, electronic, and online media. However, all individual contributors to NSHSS retain the right to submit their work for non-exclusive publication elsewhere, and you have our permission to do so.
Plagiarism: NSHSS has a no-tolerance policy for plagiarism. Any applicant whose winning work is determined to be plagiarized in whole or in part will forfeit any awards.
Applicants must also provide a brief statement describing the work submitted – what inspired the work, how it was created, and the intent.
Entries also require an educator recommendation.
Eligible NSHSS Members may apply on their .
You may view the application before submitting your application, but once you submit your application, it is closed for editing.
Deadline: May 30, 2018
Please note that U.S. recipients receiving a cash award must submit a W-9 to NSHSS in order to receive their scholarship funding. Recipients residing outside the United States who are not U.S. citizens may disregard this requirement. The W-9 form can be accessed using the following link: https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/fw9.pdf
To view the 2016 NSHSS Video Competition Winners, visit: