The Creative Video Award (US and Austrian Students)

This Year The Zawinul Foundation is pleased to announce 2 categories for the  2021 Creative Video Award:

  1. Production Group Category
  2. Individual Category

The Production Group Category will be considered 2 or more people that were assigned to do a production from their school


Open Category

will be considered anyone not assigned a project by their school and did the project on their own or with a crew but was not affiliated with any school project

  • Prizes for the creative video to be announced soon
  • Deadline to submit video is April 26th 2021 12:00pm PST
  • The video must not exceed 7 minutes including opening and ending credits.
  • Credits must acknowledge all contributors, including writing, music, editing, etc. Videos without credits are automatically disqualified.
  • The video may be shot with any type of camera, but must be submitted as either MP4 or MOV files. All other formats will be rejected.
  • Submissions missing the teaser are automatically disqualified.
  • Questions about the video requirements? Please email Anne Ericksen at