Sawa World Day Video Submissions Open October 17, 2018

The Sawa World Day celebrates local solutions that can transform the lives of vulnerable youth everywhere. 


On Wednesday, October 17th, Sawa World will host the 6th Sawa World Day with a global video competition for youth between the ages of 16 to 30. 


We are looking for YOU to tell us about your solution to help vulnerable youth in your community improve their own lives. You can submit your ideas with a 1-minute video in the entry form below.


Watch the two videos below for more information about the competition and tips on how to produce your video.


Your solution must (1) use local resources, (2) is easy to learn and (3) affordable for the youth to begin themselves.


Video submissions will start on October 17th 2018 and end on October 31st 2018. Only one submission per entrant is allowed. Videos can be recorded on a phone and do not require editing.


Voting for the videos will start on October 17th 2018 and end on October 31st 2018.


As you share your video on social media we encourage you to use the hashtags #whatisyoursolution #SWD2018 #solutionsfromwithin


The ten videos with the MOST VOTES will be presented to an international panel of judges. The three most creative solutions will be awarded the following prizes: 

  • Winner: A cash prize of 1,000 Canadian Dollars and a 1-hour coaching session with Sawa World’s founder.
  • 2nd prize: GoPro Hero 6 action video camera (about the camera)
  • 3rd Prize: Surprise pack with Sawa World gifts including a t-shirt. 

Winning videos will be announced on November 17th 2018 and featured on the Sawa World’s website and social media channels. Winners will be notified by email.


Please don't forget to read all the rules of the competition wit the link at the bottom of the page called Official Rules.                                                                                                                                                             

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