Indian Embassy International Video Blogging Contest for ICCR Alumni (3 prizes of $3750 in total)

Competition Grant / Award in Other
  • Apply Before : April 3, 2021

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 118118
  • Degree Non Degree Program/Certificate
  • No. of Opportunity 3
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Language of Instruction English
  • Application Fee Required No

Opportunity Description

About the event and competition

On the occasion of the 71st Foundation Day of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), it has launched a Video Blogging contest on the theme “My impressions of India” or “What India means to me”. Foreign students who studied in India (ICCR alumni and others as well as those who study under the self-finance scheme) and live outside India are eligible to participate in the contest.


Deadline: April 3rd, 2021

Organizer: Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR)


The contest will award three prizes to the winners:

  • 1st Prize – US$ 2000
  • 2nd Prize – US$ 1000
  • 3rd Prize – US$ 750


The contest is open to all students who studied in India.

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How to apply?

In order to enter the competition, participants should upload a three-minute (max.) high-Resolution video in the form of running video or photos or collection of photos on Embassy of India Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram platforms.

Guidelines for video submission

  • Any commentary/explanation in the video should be in English or with English subtitles.
  • Contestants can upload the video on Embassy’s social media platforms or the embassy will devise their method for receiving entries.
  • Participants should provide the following details once the video is uploaded: Full Name, Date of Birth, Address, Contact Number and Email ID
  • Providing these details is mandatory for all participants.

Terms and conditions

  • The video should not contain any offensive or derogatory language or content.
  • The work submitted should be the original work of the participants that have not been published before on any digital media channel.
  • Submitters should strictly abide by the video length otherwise they will lose points.
  • The mission and ICCR shall reserve the rights to use the selected entries for publication purposes.
  • The submission deadline is 3 April 2021, so the video has to be submitted before or on 03/04/2021.

Read more about the contest on the website of ICCR.


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