2020 Through My Lens

This video contest is open to CU Boulder students who meet the eligibility requirements. Videos can be created by individual students or teams. If entering as a team all contestants must be eligible CU Boulder students and the prize will be divided equally among all members.

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Title of Work *

Upload Videos
Please label the file with the title of work or the first few words of title of work. If your video is larger than 31MB, please email your submission (up to 100GB) through CU Boulder's Large File Transfer Service to: thompsonawards@centerwest.org

- Please submit a 1920 x 1080p HD digital file (MOV or MP4)
- Videos entries should be 1- 10 minutes in length.

A talent release form must be submitted for everyone who is an entrant, has a speaking role, was distinctly featured, was involved in the production, and/or has created music or other material for the video.

Talent Release Form
Please list all names & email addresses of anyone completing a talent release form.

By checking this box, I acknowledge that this is a blind contest and my submission DOES NOT contain any identifying information (name, e-mail, phone, etc). All pertinent contact information will be contained on this entry form.

By checking this box, I certify that this is the original and creative video of the contestant(s) and has not won any previous awards. Submission of this work also implies consent for the Center of the American West to use the first place or honorable mention entry in marketing and for website posting. Should the entry win first place or receive an honorable mention, I understand that I will be required to sign a publication consent form before a prize will be awarded to me.

By checking this box, I certify that no copyrighted material (music, images, etc.) or trademarks (company names, logos, brands, etc.) have been used without permission.

By checking this box, I certify that the release forms required from participants have been submitted with the video entry (see “Talent Release” section above).

If you have questions, contact the Center of the American West, University of Colorado Boulder at thompsonawards@centerwest.org

By typing my name in the field below, I agree that I am signing this certification electronically and that this electronic signature is the equivalent of my manual signature.

Contestant's Name:


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