*Due to the effect of COVID-19 on North Dakota schools, TFND is pushing back the submission deadline for entries into the third annual Video Essay Scholarship Contest back to May 31, 2020. The award ceremony will take place in June. Be sure to follow along with TFND social media for any additional updates.*

TFND’s Video Essay Scholarship Project is back!

Here’s how it works!

  1. Create a 1–3 minute YouTube video based on one of these Tobacco Free ND topics.
  • Raising the Price of Tobacco to Prevent Youth/Young Adult Use
  • The Dangers of JUUL and/or Vaping
  • Why I stay Tobacco/Nicotine/Vape Free!
  • North Dakota has one of the BEST smoke-free air laws in the country! Let’s keep it that way.
  1. Email your YouTube video entry, along with all completed forms attached, by 11:59pm May 31, 2020 to andrew@tfnd.org. A committee will select the top five videos, which will then be displayed at www.tfnd.org and voted on by the public(Tell your friends to vote!).
  2. The winner will receive a $1,000 college scholarship! TFND will present the prize and take photos with the winner prior to June 30, 2020, if possible.

Here are some examples of submissions!

You don’t need fancy cameras to make great videos. Read our Amended 2020 Video Essay Scholarship Press Packet for great tips on how make a make a winning video!