SPOKEN WORD CONTEST

Rules for the Competition:

 

1) If you submit a video longer than 3 minutes, your entry will be disqualified.

2) You can only submit 1 entry.

3) Follow submission instructions carefully.

4) Be respectful. Consider that we are spending a lot of time and money bringing this opportunity to you so be respectful of that.

5) Do your best and really think things through. If you are unsure, ask. We are good at responding within 24 hours.

6) Use the resources we provided. If you cannot find something on our website, ask.

7) The focus of this competition is gender-based violence so stay within that topic.

8) Original content only. Plagiarism will disqualify you.

9) This competition is for Black females aged 16-22 anywhere in the world.

10) Your video submission should clearly show your face.

 

#SaySomething

about Gender-based Violence and Femicide. 

How to Participate:

  • Write an original poem about gender-based violence

  • Record your spoken word performance 

  • Complete the Contest form  

  • Upload your video to the same Contest form

 

We will upload your video to our Instagram page within 48 hours of receiving it. So, make sure you have followed @fblackfemale

By submitting your video you are agreeing to let Future Black Female use it for multiple purposes. 

Contest opens November 1, 2020 at midnight EST. (Check your time zones). 

Contest closes December 30, 2020 at midnight EST. 

Videos sent before or after the dates stated above will be disqualified.

Open to Black females aged 16-22 anywhere in the world. 

The winner will be announced on International Women's Day 2021! 

Prizes:

First Place       $1000

Second Place  $500

Third Place       $250

Winners will be asked for ID to verify age and location.