Tailored Opportunities: “I stand for peace” Video Competition


The U.S Embassy in Ethiopia has already announced the 2019 video challenge entitled “I stand for peace.” The contestants should submit an original 3 minute or shorter video that asserts why the contestant stands for peace, why peace is important and how it can be achieved.


This call targets all current and aspiring filmmakers to submit the 3 minute video. The contestants must be at least 18 years and must be Ethiopian citizens who reside in Ethiop.


The deadline for submission is March 31, 2019


The applicant should upload the video on YouTube and send the link along with his/her name and contact details to AddisVideoChallenge@state.gov


The top three winners of the video challenge will receive prizes and opportunities to enhance their skill sets as filmmakers. Prizes will be given in the form of equipment, tools, and/or software that enable the winners to advance their skills in video storytelling.

For more details about the call please visit the link below:


If you have any question you can contact Emnet Mekoya at 011-130-7033/7612 or send an email to AddisVideoChallenge@state.gov

If you need any support in making an application, post your question in the comment box below.

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Author: African Academic/Researcher

Science and Research by Africans for Africa

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