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2021 Video Contest on Diversity

Posted on: September 28, 2021 | Back | Print

The Embassy of India in partnership with the Korea Times is hosting an inaugural video contest on the theme of diversity and multiculturalism. The event comes as part of India's 75 years of independence. Applicants are required to create a short video clip of no more than 60 seconds.

Participants should send an application form available at this link : https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/event/application.zip  and the footage to sjahn@koreatimes.co.kr with the subject line "Contest_NAME."

The competition is open only to undergraduate students (both Koreans and foreigners) living in Korea and abroad. Submissions must address one of the following major themes:

  1. What does diversity mean to you? How would you personally enhance diversity in your community?

  1. Which word epitomizes diversity to you? Explain why.

  1. The future of our societies depends on diversity. Illustrate.

The submission period is from Sept. 28 to Nov. 14. Winners will be announced in December. Winners will receive a certificate and monetary prize (1,000,000 Korean won for the Grand Prize, 500,000 Korean won for Excellence Award, 300,000 Korean won for Commendation Award, and 100,000 Korean won for 10 distinguished entry prizes).

There is no age limit for the participants. A participant can submit only 1 video. Some of the FAQs are available at https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2021/09/780_316081.html?KK

For more information, please call (02) 724-2868.