The City University of New York Dispute Resolution Consortium (CUNY DRC) at John Jay College of Criminal Justice-CUNY is running the Make Talk Work® Second International Video Competition with a grand prize of $3,000.
The Make Talk Work® competition seeks submissions of short videos of up to 60 seconds using any of the themes in the 24 Make Talk Work® bookmarks. Funded by the JAMS Foundation, this project aims to increase public awareness about dispute resolution.
The winning videos will be posted on YouTube, the CUNY DRC’s websites and will be made available for workshops, conferences and public events. To see sample images of the bookmarks or to view the 10 winning videos of the first competition, go to http://johnjay.jjay.cuny.edu/dispute.
Award categories have been established for youth (17 years of age and younger) and adults (18 years of age and older). Prizes will be awarded as follows:
Grand Prize - One prize for all ages ($3,000 USD)
1st Prize - One Youth and One Adult ($1,500 USD)
2nd Prize - One Youth and One Adult ($1,000 USD)
3rd Prize - One Youth and One Adult ($500 USD)
Honorable Mention - 15 prizes for all ages ($250 USD)
Deadline for Competition submission is April 17, 2009 at 5 p.m. EST. For competition guidelines and information, visit http://johnjay.jjay.cuny.edu/dispute/2008competition.asp