Innovative Xpression 
Creative Writing and Video Competition
Announcing Top 2016 Prizes:

Daira Dhillon, Grade 5, Sullivan Elementary School, Surrey, BC.  Scholarship for 2017 Camp Demigod
Elektra Bella Nyx St Thomas, Home Schooled, Age 11, New Mexico. Scholarship for 2017 Camp Demigod

Call for SUBMISSIONS
Register by May 1, 2017
All top prizes include varying scholarships applied to full tuition to attend 2017 or 2018 DIGIVATIONS Camp Demigod and publication on the DIGIVATIONS Camp Demigod Innovative Xpression Channel.
 
First Prize: $200
Second Prize: $150
Third Prize: $100
Runner Up: $50

 

 

 
DIGIVATIONS Camp Demigod’s Camp Half-Blood and Camp Fandom are pleased to announce the Third Annual Innovative Xpression Creative Writing and Video Competition.
 
This international fiction writing contest is sponsored by NASA award
winning DIGIVATIONS INSTITUTE & DIGIVATIONS Camp Demigod and is split into two age categories: grades 4-7 and grades 8-12. 




 
Deadlines: 

Entries must be submitted through email anytime before May 1, 2017.

Guidelines:

Previously published works, works accepted for publication are ineligible.  Your name must appear ONLY on the cover page.

Students from grades 4-7 should submit between 500 and 2000 word stories, plays or video scripts.

Students from grades 8-12 should submit  between 2000 and 4000 word stories, plays or video scripts.


Video Submission Alternatives:


As an alternative to written expression students may submit an original
video trailer, story, or play with original mixed media art not to
exceed 3 minutes with an accompanying script for consideration.


The judges invite creative writing and/or short video in the following
genres:  SF/Fantasy (speculative fiction), Steampunk (Re-imagining the
Victorian Age with futuristic technologies), Mythologies from different
cultures (Middle-earth to Ancient Asian influences through the elements)
and Dystopian Societies (Hunger Games, Divergent Trilogy).

The judges are open to mainstream and traditional works of historical
knowledge, including memoirs, narratives, compilations of documents or
compositions, creative nonfiction, and other dynamic literary styles and
genres.


How to Submit:

All submissions must be submitted via email to steve@demigodinstitute.org Submitting students must receive parental permission.


The judging criteria includes 50% for concept originality. Writing style
and video production and artistic quality are important elements to the
judges. The new work may be inspired by preexisting audio, video or
written materials or characters, but must be original and may not
contain any third party copyrighted or trademarked materials or
characters. All creators, authors, and videographers must own all
copyrights in all works submitted. No third party music can be used in
the videos.


DIGIVATIONS would be granted a royalty free right to distribute and publish the stories and broadcast the videos in any and all media now known or hereinafter developed on a worldwide basis. No additional compensation will be provided to the submitting students.  The judges my withhold prizes if in their opinion no submission merits the award.


For further information, contact 604-628-9825 or 360-543-5641 or email: innovativexpresscompetition@campdemigod.org

Register to Enter the Contest:

Below is the page that provides a way to pay for contest entry fees by using PayPal or a credit card.  Each submission requires $20 registration fee, so if you choose to submit two different works, there would be a $40 fee.  Please fill out the form below and then click on the PayPal button to finish your entry form process.  steve@demigodinstitute.org
Entry for Innovative Xpression Creative Writing & Video Competition
$20.00
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