Our Democracy Is at Risk
CALLING ALL YOUNG ACTIVISTS, FILMMAKERS, SOCIAL MEDIA CREATIVES!
The newly created JusticeAid prizes add thousands of dollars in cash awards for entries highlighting social justice themes.
JusticeAid prize winners also qualify for prizes from the Democracy 2020 Youth Film Challenge; winning submissions could potentially be awarded up to $7,000!
- Gold: $2,000
- Silver: $1,000
- Bronze: $500
- First Prize: $5,000
- Second Prize: $2,000
- People’s Choice: $1,000
CLP Social Media
- First Prize: $2,500
- Second Prize: $1,000
- People’s Choice: $500
1. Create a documentary or social media campaign on issues important to you and your community.
Film documentaries should be no longer than 6-8 minutes in length. Social media campaigns should be 2 minutes in length and must have a “Call to Action” to vote. (See below for details.)
2. Submit your film.
We are providing two dates to submit your entries so that our judges have plenty of time to review your work: April 17th and June 29th, 2020. Winners will be announced September 2020.
3. Watch the winners!
Winning JusticeAid Prize entries will be screened at the JusticeAid Film Forum in Washington, D.C., September 2020. In addition, selected films air on JusticeAid and Civic Life Project’s social media channels.