On the occasion of 'Fascination of Plants Day' (May 18), the ERA-NET CoFund on Sustainable Crop Production has lauched a video contest actively involve ANYONE from across the world to reflect, communicate and inspire on ‘what sustainable crop production means to you?’.
The competition is open to EVERYONE and is supposed to activate multiple groups: school children, students, scientists, farmers/farmer-groups, and any person/group of random enthusiasts, artists (film, circus, music, digital/installation art, …), architects, social media/communication workers, etc.
KEYWORDS to inspire: sustainability, resilience, agriculture, forestry, ecology, crop production, crops, plants, science, nature, climate change, the future
The contest is divided into 4 categories:
1. School children and students: This category allows all children and students (<18 years) from primary and secondary schools to submit a video individually, in a group or as a school class activity under the supervision of parents or a teacher;
2. Education/research institutes/academia: This category includes students and scientists (>18 years) (bachelor, master or PhD students; post-doc; professor; …) from any field or discipline studying/working at (public) research institutes and/or academia to submit a video individually or in a team;
3. Farmers’ everyday life: This category is for individual farmers or any kind of farmer-group willing to send us a video message and show us their everyday life or view on the future;
4. Open: Any person or group of random enthusiasts, artists (film, theatre, circus, dance, music, books, digital/installation art, …), (landscape) architects, social media/communication workers and more, eager to be creative, out-of-the-box and inspirational.
12 Cash prizes will be awarded to the best submissions from across the world
1st category: 3 prizes (1st 500 €, 2nd 300€ and 3rd 200€);
2nd category: 3 prizes (1st 500 €, 2nd 300€ and 3rd 200€);
3rd category: 3 prizes (1st 500 €, 2nd 300€ and 3rd 200€);
4th category: 3 prizes (1st 500 €, 2nd 300€ and 3rd 200€).
Want to know more?
General contest description
Video contest guidelines in multiple languages
Statement of agreement with the terms of the ERA-Net SusCrop video contest