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Win a Go-Pro Hero+ by telling us what the future of agriculture means to you!

This sweepstakes ended on 2-27-2017 08:00 AM

Win a Go-Pro Hero+ by telling us what the future of agriculture means to you!

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Win a Go-Pro Hero+ by telling us what the future of agriculture means to you!

Step 1: Make a 30 second - 1 minute video about what the future of agriculture means to you! 

Step 2: Complete the form below

Step 3: Send completed release forms to ltaylor@indianasoybean.com

Step 4: Share with your friends to vote for your video!

The Future of Agriculture Video Contest 

Indiana is a national leader in producing many of the crops, livestock, and food products that the world consumes. From its farms – both big and small – to innovative researchers and agricultural companies. Indiana has continued to lead the way in providing a safe, stable and affordable food supply that feeds a growing population. Students are encouraged to explain what the future of agriculture means to them to help us celebrate Indiana Ag Day on March 21, 2017! 

To view the press release click here.


WHO CAN ENTER

Indiana students in grades 6 -12 in the 2016-2017 school year. There are two different categories: grades 6-8 and grades 9-12 . Entrants should clearly indicate what category they qualify.  Entrants may only submit one (1) entry for the contest.

WHEN:  

This contest begins January 27, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. and ends February 27, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.   

PRIZES:

Grades 6-8 category

  • 1st Place – Go-Pro-Hero+
  • 2nd Place - $150 cash
  • 3rd Place - $50 cash

Grades 9-12 category

  • 1st Place – Go-Pro-Hero+
  • 2nd Place - $150 cash
  • 3rd Place - $50 cash

Entries will be based on:

  • How well the video conveys the theme (40%)
  • The ability to gain the viewer’s attention and make a lasting impression (25%)
  • Quality including characteristics such as creativity, uniqueness, accuracy, persuasiveness, clarity, and overall visual and audio production (25%)
  • Popular by vote on ViralSweep site. One vote per day (10%) .


HOW TO ENTER:

 During the entry period, paste link from YouTube, Instagram, or Vimeo to the ViralSweep site, and email completed release forms to ltaylor@indianasoybean.com which can be found here >> Consent Agreement and Talent Agreement. Entrants may only submit one (1) entry for the contest

VIDEO REQUIREMENTS:

  • The theme of the video is “What does the future of agriculture mean to you?”  Entrants must portray what the future of agriculture means to the entrant.
  • Videos must be between 30 seconds and 1 minute in length
  • The video caption must contain the entrant’s name, grade and school name.  The caption must match the information given on the Contestant Entry Form and Release Forms. 
  • Each video must contain audio.
  • All video content, including music, must be original.
  • Video must be original worked created by the sixth-12th grade student enrolled in the 2016-2017 school year. Student may receive guidance from a teacher, parent, or guardian.
  • Videos must be in English.
  • A talent release form must be submitted for every person that appears in the video.
  • Failure to adhere to the video requirements may result in disqualification at the discretion of Sponsor.

JUDGING:

  • Judging will be completed by a panel of qualified judges made up of representatives from the sponsoring organizations and experts from the agriculture industry.
  • In the event of a tie, the judges will vote again.
  • The decision of the contest is final and no appeals will be recognized.


No entries or votes will count after February 27, 2017 at 8pm (EST)

REMINDER: TO BE ELIGIBLE SEND COMPLETED RELEASE FORMS TO ltaylor@indianasoybean.com

They can be found:

Consent Agreement

Talent Agreement 


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DO NOT FORGET: TO BE ELIGIBLE YOU NEED TO COMPLETE AND SEND TALENT RELEASE FORM AND CONSENT AGREEMENT FORM TO ltaylor@indianasoybean.com. Your video will not be seen in gallery until forms are submitted.

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